Despite her noble actions, Miep always imparted deep humility. Here's a look back on some of her most striking statements:
In her diary, Anne had this to say about Miep, who brought them books and newspapers and special gifts for birthdays: "It seems as if we are never far from Miep's thoughts." Our thoughts go out to Miep Gies's family and friends.
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