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By Gene Lessard

The legends surrounding Marie-Josephte Corriveau proceed to hang-out and captivate the mind's eye of the folks of Quebec to this very day. What chilly have occurred in 1763 at the pastoral shorelines of the Saint Lawrence River, within the appealing little village of Saint Vallier, Quebec, to stir such lasting emotion and interest for the final and a part centuries. recognized infamously as "La Corriveau" all through Quebec, we discover that a lot has been written of her in legend; we additionally be aware of a lot in regards to the actual occasions surrounding the homicide of Marei-Josephte's husband, Louis Dodier; yet, we all know little of the girl herself. Our tale this is a lot larger than that of a homicide. It tells of the plight of a conquered humans, social injustice less than an army regime, relatives tragedy spanning 3 generations and the deep conviction in regards to relations and nation of 1 individual - Marie-Josephte Corriveau.

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