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It read: Dear Mommy and Daddy, I am writing to tell you that your little Lily is leaving.
Where, she does not know, but God is everywhere isn’t he? I want you both to be courageous and not forget that you have to be in good health for my wedding.
“I would cry until she took me in her arms, consoling me.
She wanted me to be strong and not be afraid.” Lily resolved to cure her young daughter’s fear of the dark by shutting her in a dark closet.
It skips back and forth confusingly in time, its accounting of partygoers and acquaintances and celebrity facialists gets wearying, and it feels emotionally withholding—elusive, oddly perky, skimming lightly over conflict and sorrow. So here, extracted, filtered, and condensed for your reading pleasure, are the book’s most interesting moments.
1: Von Furstenberg’s mother, Lily Nahmias, survived 13 months in the Auschwitz and Ravensbruck concentration camps.
How did Von Furstenberg feel upon learning this story? ) 6: The book describes Lily as upbeat and loving, but the depictions of her behavior seem downright abusive.
“I remember how she amused herself by telling me that I was an abandoned child she had found in the garbage,” Von Furstenberg writes.
I get the children up for school and have granola with berries and vanilla yogurt as well as some coffee. I drop my kids off and head over to a hot yoga class before racing home to shower and change. Those three hours in my office are the most productive.I am counting more than ever on having a beautiful ceremony.I want you to know that I am leaving with a smile, I promise.“Finally one morning my father brought home some pills to induce a miscarriage.My mother threw those pills out the window.” (How did her father feel?