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I reflected on this while visiting the Lincoln Parish Detention Center recently to conduct interviews for a story.

Some inmates could spend their entire time in incarceration playing the blame game.

Years roll by, and they might continue to build resentments toward police, the legal system or even acquaintances regarding how they got caught or the duration of their sentences.

Others, whose beliefs about right and wrong became blurred due to drug use while they were on the outside, could find a moment of clarity while they are locked up and make plans to change their lifestyle.

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