Single Mom’s $188 Million Lottery Win Takes an Unbelievable Turn


While many people believe that winning the lottery is a quick-fix, get-rich, end-all answer to life’s woes, it often creates new points of conflict in the winner’s life. Consider the following case of a single mother of four from North Carolina, Marie Holmes, in order to gain a nuanced perspective on the chaos new riches can create for even the most worthy of lottery hopefuls.