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Girl Interrupted
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  • ill, and must be isolated and treated by (pick one): a)purging and leeches, b)removing the uterus if the person has one, c)electric shock to the brain, d) cold sheets wrapped tight around the body, e)Thorazine or Stelazine, 7.

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  • The extremists in the party want to purge the leadership of moderates.
  • Unlike most of his colleagues, he survived the purge of intellectuals during the Chinese Cultural Revolution.

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