When Sharon Case first beguiled THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS’ fans as the wholesome Sharon Collins in 1994, women across the country were wearing baby-doll dresses or oversized clothing, swooning over Cindy Crawford and Richard Gere’s fairy-tale romance and sighing as they thumbed through the pages of The Bridges Of Madison County. “It’s really hard to believe how much time has passed,” the blonde stunner said to Soaps In Depth. “I had hoped that the character of Sharon would stick around, but you never know what to expect out of life! Especially at that age, you don’t know what you’re doing or where things will be heading. Having hindsight on your life is always amazing. I cannot believe everything has gone so well. I’ve been lucky to be here all these years. It’s been a really, really great ride!”
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