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The actress appeared on
"I've been on 'Days of Our Lives' since I was 16 years old, and I have never had more than a two-week vacation in that whole time," Sweeney told
"I love Sami, I love Salem, I love my job, I love daytime, I love the fans, I love everything about it," she said.
So why is she leaving? She told DeGeneres she wants to spend more time with her children, ages 5 and 9.
It should be noted that Sweeney isn't going to be completely out of work. She has also served as host of the
As for the fate of vindictive Sami Brady, Sweeney has no idea. "It would be awesome to have some sort of happy ending, but then I also think maybe Sami deserves some sort of twisted,
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