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Life Lessons We Learned From Lucy In 'I Love Lucy'

9. You Don't Need Anyone To Take Care Of You
While it's important to lean on people, you don't actually need anyone to take care of you. You're independent and strong on your own. Even during the 1950s, when Lucy was a housewife and supposedly dependent on her husband, she proved time and again she could provide for herself if Ricky tried to cut her off. For example, when Ricky took away her allowance, she simply applied for a game show and made her cash that way.