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In all the years that Elinora Gassbeek had been matron of the Little Tulip Orphanage, not once had the Rules of Baby Abandonment been broken.
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It was my mother who took me to the police station.
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The stink from the bags of rubbish piled against a wall in Scotts Road made Amelia involuntarily gag and cover her nose.
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Barnaby Lewis crouched down on the bank and cupped his hands into the sludgy pool at the bottom of the near-empty dam.
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Stephen McDakeldy, sixty-five years old, lover of poetry and Jesus, was crouched on all fours between a eucalyptus tree and a hedge of gorse in the furthest corner of Waikumete Cemetery.
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INSIDE THIS DUMP of a home in rural Sullivan, Georgia, Lillian Zachary’s rescue mission to save her younger sister and niece isn’t going well.
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The agent, unlike the soldier, who has many friends, is surrounded by enemies, seen and unseen.
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The steep acropolis of Sardis loomed against the night sky, while far below at the city’s edge, flames consumed the reed-thatched buildings.
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Two summers ago, my wife and I took our daughters to the zoo.
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That was the order.
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BIGFOOT DESTROYS TOWN.
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I was born with a heart three sizes too big.
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Rusty Rutherford emerged from his apartment on a Monday morning, exactly one week after he got fired.
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To speak about the meaning and value of life may seem more necessary today (1946) than ever; the question is only whether and how this is ‘possible’.
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You want a heroine.
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HERE ARE SOME BASIC FACTS: Women live longer than men.
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The frail old man wakes screaming, tangled in an American flag—the same one that draped the coffin of his slain son, President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, three days after his November 22, 1963, assassination.
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Once upon a time there was a woman who discovered she had turned into the wrong person .
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His name was Raymond Stirling, but to his family and friends he was known as ‘Curly’.
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Drawing herself up from a deep tide of consciousness, Edith opened her eyes.