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Coping - Part 1 (2012 Encore)

We all experience misfortune, cracks in our lives, our relationships, our psyches. But perhaps it's how we respond that reveals who we are. On this episode of Tapestry, we examine the ways we cope. This is part one of a two-part series.

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