"I didn't realize how much I'm like my mom until recently," Alix notes. "Of course, I don't want to admit it. But I have that itch to create and be my own boss," she adds, echoing her mother's sentiments at nearly the same age. "D'Artagnan is like my sister in many ways. I grew up with the company. But I need to achieve something on my own before I work there-not by default, but because I have the skills to be there."
Ariane is quiet but clearly proud. "I have tried to give Alix a choice, to recognize that she has different directions. She has all the tools. But it will make me tremendously happy the day she says she wants to work at D'Artagnan."
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