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Message From Abroad

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To Andrew Lytle

Paris, November 1929
Their faces are bony and sharp but very red, although
their ancestors nearly two hundred years have dwelt
by the miasmal banks of tidewaters where malarial fever
makes men gaunt and dosing with quinine shakes them
as with a palsy. Traveller to America (1799).

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Ratnakar Mandlik 19 November 2016

The unique style of story telling is captivating. Thanks for sharing it here.

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