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Freedom: noun 1.  The power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without hindrance or restraint. 2.  Absence of subjection to foreign domination or despotic government. 3.  The state of not being imprisoned or enslaved. The Fourth of July is just around 
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Perfect: adjective 1.  Having all the required or desirable elements, qualities, or characteristics; as good as it is possible to be 2.  Absolute; complete Winston Churchill is quoted as saying “success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of 
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Uncertainty: noun 1. A state or situation in which something is not known, or something that is not known or certain. “Friday, Saturday, Sunday. Fall. Winter. Spring. Dusk. Night. Dawn. It’s not personal, it’s just the Way of Things. Cheers to all those in the 
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Encourage: verb 1.  Give support, confidence, or hope to someone. 2.  Give support and advice to someone so that they will do or continue to do something. 3.  Help or stimulate an activity, state, or view to develop. At WISP we do our best to 
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Receive: transitive verb 1.  To come into possession of; acquire 2.  To act as a receptacle or container for 3.  To assimilate through the mind or senses In The Language of Letting Go, Melody Beattie writes:   Today, let someone give to you. Let someone 
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Let go: phrase 1.  To set free; let escape. 2.  To release one’s hold or grip. 3.  To give up; abandon, as one’s interest in something. During the last few months we’ve had several calls from a woman looking for help for her daughter. Everyone 
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Long journey ends with the American dream By Luz Ostrognai Sixteen years ago, Isabel Soto thought she was home free. She came to the United States legally, from Mexico, on a visa and joined other family members in a small, quiet northeast Indiana town. Here, 
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Let go: phrase 1. To set free; let escape. 2. To release one’s hold or grip. 3. To give up; abandon, as one’s interest in something. During the last few months we’ve had several calls from a woman looking for help for her daughter. Everyone 
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Responsibility: noun 1. The state or fact of having a duty to deal with something or having control over someone. 2. The state or fact of being accountable for something. 3. The opportunity or ability to act independently and make decisions without authorization. The inspiration 
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No: adverb 1. A negative used to express dissent, denial, or refusal, as in response to a question or request 2. Used to emphasize or introduce a negative statement 3. Not in any degree or manner; not at all “No is a complete sentence.” This 
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