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- She told herself that this research was being done to help find a cure for Ebola, that it was medical research that would help save human lives and might possibly avert a tragedy for the human species.p. 80.4
- She averted her eyes and behaved respectfully around the monkeys, because she did not want a monkey to get a notion in its head to spit at her.p. 278.5
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