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Lauryn Hill Pens Open Letter to Fans From Federal Prison [PHOTOS]: The Neurotic Society Rapper Says Recived A 'Warm Welcome...Prison Life Has Taken SOme Adjustments'

by Dominique Zonyee   Jul 22, 2013 22:32 PM EDT

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Lauryn Hill may have had to abandon her six children and home in July to commenc serving her three month sentence at federal prison for tax ivasion, however the "Miseducation" singer remains optomistic in her open letter to fans.

The "Neurotic Society" rappstress responded to fans well wishes and letters with a message uploaded to her Tumblr page, in which acknowleged fans who have been reaching out to her and to update them on prison life.

Check out the full letter below:

Ms. Hill has received a lot mail, and would like to let everyone know that she is doing well. She also asked me to pass along this message:

"I have known since very young to look for the purpose and lesson in everything, including the trials. Although it has taken some adjustment, I cannot deny the favor I have encountered while in here, and general warm reception from a community of people who despite their circumstances, have found unique ways to make the best of them. Thank you for the letters of concern and well wishes that I receive in the mail every day. Although I may not be able to write everyone back, please know that they have been received, read, acknowledged, and appreciated. With Love back, MLH"

In honor of Ms. Hill check out a throwback video from her "Miseduation" days with "That Thing"

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