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Later, through watching interviews, Cissy learned that this was also the time that Whitney began experimenting with drugs.
“I had a bad feeling about that child from the first time I saw her,” writes Cissy.
After that, Cissy got a court injunction to take Whitney to rehab by force.
And no, Cissy has no idea whether Robyn and Whitney had a romantic relationship.
Although Cissy Houston enjoyed a solid career as a backup and gospel singer, Whitney was the one and only star of the family.Whitney’s Shadow Hangs Over Painful, Intrusive ‘Houstons’ Reality Show|Allison Samuels|October 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He had brought Cissy a doll, and the child came and sat on his knees, and put her arms round his neck.Spring Days|George Moore
"Mamma says I am to love you very much," said Cissy, putting up her face to be kissed.The Claverings|Anthony Trollope
Cissy cried, springing out of bed and running to the window, where she thrust aside the curtain and peered out into the street.Pretty Geraldine, the New York Salesgirl|Mrs. Alex. McVeigh Miller
Little by little Rose-Ellen learned the story of Cissy's past few years.Across the Fruited Plain|Florence Crannell Means
"It won't be till the Smoutchy boys are beaten and the castle ours for good," pleaded Cissy.
chiefly British English variant of sissy (q.v.).