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8.     Saturday, June 4, 2011 10 AM Branner Hall, Stanford University San Francisco, California.   Khushi sat in front of the mirror in her room as she pleated her hair into a tight side braid. She huffed umpteenth time and rolled her eyes and continued to argue with her roommate. Her hair wasn't …

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7.     Saturday, August 25, 2007 Chicago O'Hare International Airport, Chicago, Illinois   Khushi held the boarding pass in her mouth and double checked her hand bag for the mental check list she had made. After a satisfied sigh, she held tightly to her boarding pass. She was sipped onto her sprite and tried …

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6.     You left and my body has turned lethal. There is an echo in my heart,  and a ghost in my lungs. You have no idea how red I can shatter.   Tuesday, November 27, 2006  10.15 pm  Downtown, Chicago, Illinois  Arnav quickly tucked his shirt in his pants, leisurely tugged his tie …

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5.     On the first page of our story The future seemed so bright And this thing turned out so evil I don't know why I'm still surprised Even angels have their wicked schemes And you take that to new extremes But you'll always be my hero Even though you've lost your mind   …

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4.     Saturday November 25, 2006 8am London, England.  Arnav could only muster to open one of his eyes' considering the bleary state that he was in. He checked the time on his cell phone as he slowly untangled his body from the comforter. A rush of air greeted his warm body and he …

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3. Some 30 hours ago… In another corner of the world, a beast was sleeping away in a large room that was covered in a cloak of darkness. He was breathing loud and hard whilst he lay on his stomach. One could easily mistake his loud breathing for rage and his nostrils seemed to flare …

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2.   The library was empty except for a few students, mostly freshmen, who were surfing the net on the computers. As they all walked into the library, Khushi quickly slipped the book into the returns box and proceeded to go kick off one of the freshmen. She tapped the boy's shoulder and asked, "Freshmen?" …