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Valley people: Alison Franks

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Alison Franks
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Name: Alison Franks

Occupation: student

Age: 17

Hometown: Shawnigan Lake

If you get a chance go see: 12 Years a Slave, I’ve heard many great reviews

Right now I am reading: The Book of Awesome

I’m listening to: country

At least once everyone should: experience SunFest

Most people don’t know I: am fluent in sign language

Proudest or happiest moment: winning the provincials with Cowichan T-Bird rugby

Most embarrassing moment: when my pants got ripped during rugby

If I was appointed queen of the valley I would: changing school times back

Before I die: I want to travel the world

Words I live by: wherever you go, go with your heart

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