Athena, 12, wrote: ‘Maybe it’s not about the happy ending, maybe it’s about the story’
despite these traumas, Athena’s note showed an unshakably positive outlook on life.
She wrote: “Happiness depends upon ourselves.
“Maybe it’s not about the happy ending, maybe it’s about the story.
“The purpose of life is a life of purpose.”
Dean, 33, said: “It was a stand-up mirror in her room, and it was always leaned up against the wall so we never saw behind it.
“She never mentioned it, but it’s the kind of thing she’d do.
“She was a very spiritual person. She’d go on about stuff that I could never understand – she was so clever.
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