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Well behaved women never make history

Woman Misbehavin’: Miep Gies, 1909-2010

Posted by gansie on January 12, 2010

“[You don’t have to] be a hero to do your human duty. I am afraid nobody would ever help other people, because who is a hero? I was not. I was just an ordinary housewife and secretary.”
[AP, NYT via Jezebel]

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