LIDDY MAKES PERFECT

WHILE LOOKING TO MOVE TO THE WHITE HOUSE, ELIZABETH DOLE MUST FIND A COMPROMISE BETWEEN HER AMBITION AND HER FAITH

In her speeches to religious groups, Elizabeth Dole tells the story of Esther, the Old Testament heroine confronted with a harrowing choice. When Esther, the wife of the Persian King Xerxes, learns of a plot to kill all the Jews in the kingdom, she has a decision to make: To try to save her people, should she risk her life by revealing to the king that she is a Jewess? Or should she remain silent, deny her faith and preserve her wifely prestige and power? After much soul searching, Esther chooses faith.

Like Esther, Mrs. Dole says, "there came a time...

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