Every promise has a story...

Hosted and narrated by Founder Alex Sheen, the because I said I would podcast features compelling interviews with people around the world. You'll hear the dramatic stories of promises they have made, kept and even the broken ones.

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Sabrina and the Storm: A Family's Journey Through Natural Disaster

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Sabrina had just started a promising career and family in a cozy New Orleans suburb. The horizon was bright. But in 2005 as Hurricane Katrina crashed toward the coast it would not only wreak havoc on land, the storm would take a disturbing toll on her family's entire existence.

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A Dangerous Stalker: Debbie’s Promise to Her Sister Peggy

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This is the story of big sister's love for her little sister. Peggy's boyfriend started acting strange and the whole family was worried. Her older...
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A Bomb is Like an Onion: Bob's Commitment Is Tested at the Boston Marathon

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In this episode, Alex speaks with Bob, a retired Fire Paramedic from Boston, as he recounts the harrowing and tragic events that occurred on April...
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Famous Father - Bridget's Last Promise to her Dad

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Amongst the glitz and the glam of a childhood brimming in Hollywood royalty, Bridget - now a retired marriage, family and child counselor from Cha...
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Give Him a Strong Name: Brittany and Her Boy

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Brittany is a realtor in the Denver, Colorado area where she has lived her entire life. For a realtor, Brittany understands a strange amount of co...
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