She suffered paralysis at the age of 22 through the shock of seeing her father attacked. She preached from her bed until the French Revolution when she became a fugitive and sheltered other fugitive priests.
By 1803 or thereabouts she was miraculously restored to health and in her remaining years opened nineteen schools.
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