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So between October and March I visited campus 4 times, was offered the position and hunted for real estate. My boss would be Mariann Byerwalter, a star Cardinal grad who'd been way up in Bank of America and had come back to the alma mater as CFO to engineer the Stanford Hospital & Clinics consolidation and oversee Business Development. My four year old daughter would one day go to Stanford for free, and in free time I'd mill about among the Burghers of Calais, pondering life in the Rodin sculpture garden....
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The recruiting process was a long one, and it happened that during this time my marriage was coming to an end. As circumstances changed, I had to reconsider the move and decline the offer. It is the single career choice that I have looked back on with wistfulness.
Lots of my friends still obsess angrily about "W," but even they have to admit - 'though they do so secretly - that Condoleezza Rice has more class and grace than just about anyone who finds a calling in public service.
Watch this video and you'll see why I will ALWAYS be a Condi fan!!!