“One night, when I was leaving the house, I realized I was being followed...”

In 1980, Edith Green was a school teacher living just north of New York City.

Her children were grown and she lived alone, when she struck up a new acquaintance.

She spoke with her granddaughter, Chaya, at StoryCorps.

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Because of her injuries, Edith had to retire from teaching, but had a second career as a guidance counselor. She died in 2010.

Recorded in New York City, New York
Produced by Michael Garofalo
Facilitated by Rani Shankar
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