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Quotation by Christine Wren
I think a lot of people believe I'm going to fall flat on my face, and they're still waiting for it to happen. I hope they wait forever, and I hope they keep coming to watch me.
Christine Wren, U.S. baseball umpire. As quoted in WomenSports magazine, p. 15 (October 1975).
Wren was the second woman umpire in professional baseball; the career of the first, Bernice Gera, had begun and ended in 1972 with one game.
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