Then: Molly struggled with the decision of whether or not to follow her dreams.
In Season 4, Molly made the tough decision to leave her teaching days behind in hopes of writing crime novels full-time. Her hard work paid off because a year later, Molly signed with a publisher and was given a sizable advance on her first book.
Then, it was only a matter of time before she got scribbling on her second book, which was inspired by an unexpected source.
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