* Grab the book nearest you. Right now.
* Turn to page 56.
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"You're safe now. I know you have some other cuts, but they will heal on their own." He bent down and kissed the girl's forehead. "You're safe now," he repeated.
"I can't wait to tell my friends that the President stitched my head," the girl said smiling through the dried blood that remained on her face.
-The Phoenix: Firestorm by Joseph Allen