It was rumored that Arrowsmith of McGurk had something which might eradicate plague.
Pickerbaugh apparently believed that this research would take six weeks; Martin had hoped to do it in two years; and with the present interruptions it would require two hundred, by which time the Pickerbaughs would have eradicated syphilis and made the test useless.
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Most correctly named August Illea as Dad’s partner in eradicating the rebel forces, and they all knew the history of the Fourth World War.
Kiera Cass -- The Heir
These pigs are pests—even the government says so—and they need to be eradicated.