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each other and create a story that is probable and possible. Time allowed: 12 hours. I didn’t know

what exactly my job was, so I just starting walking down aisles looking for a year or a name that I had some familiarity. Two hours passed and I had nothing. Actually, I had only opened a few boxes. I found that this room only housed one year, 1916, meaning I spent those two hours looking for other numbers that did not exist in this room. When I started doubling back from the second shelving unit, I reached the ‘C’ section. I then began putting some ideas together. “1916. Ireland. British rule had experienced some turmoil in an extravagant and ultimately worthless uprising. Rising: that’s part of the name of the event, I believe. Oh, what is it? Easter Rising! Michael Collins! C!” My pace quickened as my finger raced across boxes to find the succession of the alphabet on each box.

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Something Oranje  

A historical novel focused around the life a tuberculosis patient and the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society in Spivak, Colorado, just outs...

Something Oranje  

A historical novel focused around the life a tuberculosis patient and the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society in Spivak, Colorado, just outs...

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