As we near a close to Laila's memoir, round 13 begins with Laila finding romance as her boxing career is starting to accelerate. She finds herself at a crossroads when she is faced with leaving behind her nail salon in order to focus 100% on her boxing career. On October 8th, 1999 Laila makes her pro debut as a Super Middleweight and wins by KO in the 1st round. The beginning stages of Laila's boxing career start with a bang, as she knocks out every opponent she faces. The close of chapter 14 concludes with Laila walking down an aisle, one that doesn't lead to a boxing ring.
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