In the book The Hiding Place by Corrie Ten Boom, how did Corrie show love to other people?

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The Hiding Place is the real-life account of the author and narrator, Corrie Ten Boom, and her harrowing and almost soul-destroying survival during the Nazi occupation of Holland. Corrie and her sister, Betsie, Jewish sympathizers along with their father, hide and protect as many people as they can after they witness a needless attack on their Jewish neighbor, Mr Weil. Corrie becomes active in the Underground and learns not to ask questions. There is just one question which Corrie must answer through her own actions and that is "How should a Christian act when evil was in power?" (Ch 5). This will test her love.

Corrie has faced many disappointments and difficulties in her life and draws her strength from her family. Even as a young woman, she faces the ultimate rejection by Karel, who, instead of marrying Corrie, will marry "well," and Corrie's father reminds her that "Love is the strongest force in the world." He urges her to be strong because otherwise "part of us dies too" (ch 3)....

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