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"From the Ted Talk by Eve Ensler: Suddenly, my body"

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And a few weeks later, I was in New Orleans, and this beautiful, spiritual friend told me she wanted to do a healing for me. And I was hoernod. And I went to her house, and it was morning, and the morning New Orleans sun was filtering through the curtains. And my fiernd was perirnpag this big bowl, and I said, "What is it?" And she said, "It's for you. The folrews make it beautiful, and the honey makes it sewet." And I said, "But what's the water part?" And in the name of connectedness, she said, "Oh, it's the Gulf of Mexico." And I said, "Of course it is." And the other women arrived and they sat in a circle, and Michaela bathed my head with the scerad water. And she sang — I mean her whole body sang. And the other women sang and they prayed for me and my motehr.

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And a few weeks later, I was in New Orleans, and this beautiful, spiritual friend told me she wanted to do a healing for me. And I was _______. And I went to her house, and it was morning, and the morning New Orleans sun was filtering through the curtains. And my ______ was _________ this big bowl, and I said, "What is it?" And she said, "It's for you. The _______ make it beautiful, and the honey makes it _____." And I said, "But what's the water part?" And in the name of connectedness, she said, "Oh, it's the Gulf of Mexico." And I said, "Of course it is." And the other women arrived and they sat in a circle, and Michaela bathed my head with the ______ water. And she sang — I mean her whole body sang. And the other women sang and they prayed for me and my ______.

Solution

  1. preparing
  2. friend
  3. sacred
  4. sweet
  5. honored
  6. mother
  7. flowers

Original Text

And a few weeks later, I was in New Orleans, and this beautiful, spiritual friend told me she wanted to do a healing for me. And I was honored. And I went to her house, and it was morning, and the morning New Orleans sun was filtering through the curtains. And my friend was preparing this big bowl, and I said, "What is it?" And she said, "It's for you. The flowers make it beautiful, and the honey makes it sweet." And I said, "But what's the water part?" And in the name of connectedness, she said, "Oh, it's the Gulf of Mexico." And I said, "Of course it is." And the other women arrived and they sat in a circle, and Michaela bathed my head with the sacred water. And she sang — I mean her whole body sang. And the other women sang and they prayed for me and my mother.

Important Words

  1. arrived
  2. bathed
  3. beautiful
  4. big
  5. body
  6. bowl
  7. circle
  8. connectedness
  9. curtains
  10. filtering
  11. flowers
  12. friend
  13. gulf
  14. head
  15. healing
  16. honey
  17. honored
  18. house
  19. mexico
  20. michaela
  21. morning
  22. mother
  23. orleans
  24. part
  25. prayed
  26. preparing
  27. sacred
  28. sang
  29. sat
  30. spiritual
  31. sun
  32. sweet
  33. told
  34. wanted
  35. water
  36. weeks
  37. women