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Debbie Reynolds

American actress, singer, and dancer
I was a simple kid who was thrown into the wonderful world of show business. I've loved every moment.

Mary Frances "Debbie" Reynolds (1 April 193228 December 2016) was an American actress, singer, businesswoman, film historian, and humanitarian. She was the mother of actress and writer Carrie Fisher.

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  • Thank you to everyone who has embraced the gifts and talents of my beloved and amazing daughter. I am grateful for your thoughts and prayers that are now guiding her to her next stop. Love Carries Mother

Unsinkable : A Memoir (2013)Edit

 
These are my recollections. If you remember things differently, send me your version — but only if it’s funnier.
  • I was a simple kid who was thrown into the wonderful world of show business. I've loved every moment.
    These are my recollections. If you remember things differently, send me your version — but only if it’s funnier.
    • Preface
  • What do you do do when your heart says one thing and your head, and your lawyer, says another? I was a romantic. I put my whole heart on the line when I love someone. ... I don't think like a thief so I never see this quality in others until it's too late.
    • Chapter 16. Bottoming Out in Beverley Hills
  • Faith is a powerful thing to have in your repertory. ... Certainly, I'd felt despair, sometimes so much that I thought it would be easier to die. But my family and my faith have sustained me until, when I least expected it, life picked me up again.
    • Chapter 18. Family and Faith

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