Lori Vallow’s friend says she became ‘superfan’ of Chad Daybell and doomsday ideology

April Raymond said her friend Lori Vallow started talking about a new group she was a part of, led by post-apocalyptic author Chad Daybell.
2:10 | 02/26/21

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Transcript for Lori Vallow’s friend says she became ‘superfan’ of Chad Daybell and doomsday ideology
She started talking about this new. Group that she was a part. She would bring it up more and more often and I can see that she was becoming know our. Involved with that and it was kind of becoming more of the focal point in her life. What she had mentioned was an intended. He's an author he's a believer that the head of the world as we know it exclusive. Gave bill as written dozens of these post apocalyptic. Very dark. Books where uses what he describes as fictional characters to describe real events claiming that the future speed channel to hand in this is literature that Lori was reading. So Lori had always been a fan Chad backs and so that's how I first heard. From Laurie let's. She would talk about this that she was really interested in and really connected with his work. She just looked up to him right kind of like fired about a man a super fan to scrapers a super. Loria certainly embrace change teachings as does brother Alex Cox. They go on a recruiting trip to spread the word the word according to check. Cut and she and Alex describe this other thing they were becoming a part so what they. Basically said is that we're here together in the country and forty for thousands and you are one and did she explain what. The 144000. Was I'm pretty familiar with revelations and so I knew what issue is referring to you decent people that will be here at the second coming really just your browser for me. It wasn't something that connected with me on any level is it here Tuesday that Lori had a fascination with death. Could say that's pretty accurate I think even before her she started to use exhibit. Changes and her person I was something it's always very interesting to her. At any point when she's talking about all of this are you shaking your head I need to distance myself from Laurie. I did I did go away.

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