The Whip is inspired by the true story of a woman, Charlotte qCharleyq Parkhurst (1812-1879) who lived most of her extraordinary life as a man. As a young woman in Rhode Island, she fell in love and had a child. Her husband was lynched and her baby killed. The destruction of her family drove her west to California, dressed as a man, to track down the murder. Charley became a renowned stagecoach driver. She killed a famous outlaw, had a secret love affair, and lived with a housekeeper who, unaware of her true sex, fell in love with her.Charley was the first woman to vote in America (as a man). Her grave lies in Watsonville, California.If you have children and watch them grow, then you know time. . .every day you see it moving, right there in front of you. But if you are alone, then time ... aThis one mysterious life you got, what you gonna do with it?a Well, she had survivedanbsp;...
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