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United States

15 January 2011

Richmond Times-Dispatch (Virginia), Opinion

On April 16, 2007, I was shot four times as I sat in my French class in Norris Hall on the campus of Virginia Tech. Despite the days I lay in a hospital bed recovering, despite the numerous operations I have had to endure since that day, and despite the pain of the bullet fragments that are still poisoning my body, I am one of the lucky ones. As we all know, for 32 of my fellow Hokies, including students in my class and my professor, their last breaths would come on... (

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