( CNN) It's been 19 days since Rand Paul was assaulted by a neighbor while mowing his lawn. And on Wednesday, the story got even stranger as the spouse of the Kentucky Republican Senator wrote a piece for CNN detailing the extent of the injuries he suffered in the attack.

What's even more striking is how Kelley Paul describes the attack — and the motive behind it.

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