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Zio Mario’s Miracle Cure


I have never seen so much blood in my life … which isn’t saying much, considering I am only 7 years old. Regardless, I am horrified as I watch the blood pour out of my kneecap from three different deep scrapes. I sit dumbfounded for a good 10 seconds, silently watching the crimson cascade down my leg before I feel the sting. Once the pain comes, the tears follow. I close my eyes and through increasingly pathetic sobs, I call out for my older cousin — who apparently hasn’t realized I am no longer trailing behind her. “Rosaaaaaaaaaannnnnnnnnnnaaaaaaa! Come back! ...

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