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chemistrykaren

From my 20s I wanted to be a scientific editor - but I'd done a languages degree! I limped through tedious office jobs, till I moved from London to a university city and met some scientists. At about the same time I got breast cancer ... but when the treatment was done I steeled myself, did A-levels, won a place to study ... got a kidney tumour ... kept studying ... and eventually finished my degree, during which time I was offered the dream job. Persistence definitely is the word!

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janedale

chemistrykaren.....Yesss.

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deeheghouse
Great article. I have just recorded my first album at age 61!
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