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Text message with sister

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01880

To

Emily

From

Elizabeth

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Elizabeth: Explosions at marathon ?? Are you still there?
Emily: Phone not working. Happened in front of us. We're ok but scared. Have to go to hospital tho bcs got some debris on me
Elizabeth: Holy shit
Emily: In Cambridge now
Emily: I am scared
Elizabeth: Call when u can- who u with?
Emily: Did the newd[sic] say why

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I texted my sister when I found out about the bombings, because I knew she was at the marathon. Our initial texts reflect our mutual shock and confusion as we tried to figure out what had happened.

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