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Mothers of Invention

Thursday, August 28th, 2008

Reporter Michael Valpy travels to Cape Cod to explain how a bizarre religious group fabricated by two charismatic women sparked controversy and alleged abuse at an elite Ontario private school

From Saturday’s Globe and Mail
October 6, 2007 at 12:00 AM EDT
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ORLEANS, MASS. — They were two overweight boozing housewives who hid their drinking, their harridan brawling and their lesbian affair from all but a few obeisant servants. They lived like royalty with a private plane at their command, a Jaguar, a Bermuda estate and a flat in England.

In private, they read cheap magazines, consumed vast amounts of food, fought physically and shrieked at each other for hours on end.