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Bodenmann, Laura

Title

Bodenmann, Laura

Description

Laura Bodenmann and her friend Jennifer Laurent reflect on their friendship as a constant line through tragedy and hardship in their lives. They talk about how they keep each other laughing.

Publisher

Mobile Public Library, Local History & Genealogy

Date

4 March 2017

Language

English

Type

interview

Interviewer

Jennifer Laurent (44)

Interviewee

Laura Bodenmann (44)

Location

Mobile, Alabama

Time Summary

1:10 Laura Bodenmann (L) remembers how Jennifer Laurent (44) taught her to cut pizza with scissors.

7:21 L talks about her courtship with her husband.

13:12 L talks about when J stayed with her during a tragedy in her family: "You came and you gave me laughter."

17:30 J remembers experiencing depression after the death of her father.

24:10 J remembers looking at magazines with L and picturing their perfect future lives.

28:38 J talks about being diagnosed with bi-polar disease.

33:34 J talks about wanting to laugh more with L: "We're good together and we need each other to laugh."

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Citation

“Bodenmann, Laura,” Mobile Public Library Digital Collections, accessed September 23, 2017, http://digital.mobilepubliclibrary.org/items/show/2008.

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