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Mariah Carey One day I promised God that if he would give me my voice back I would never smoke again. I got three octaves back after quitting.
F. Murray Abraham I trust that the president will try, just give it one more shot, some revolutionary way of not doing this, of bringing all those kids back home safely.
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