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By Katie Williams

Whilst seventeen-year-old Paige dies in a freak fall from the roof in the course of Physics type, her spirit is sure to the grounds of her highschool. at the very least she has corporation: her fellow ghosts Evan and Brooke, who additionally died there. but if Paige hears the rumor that her dying wasn't an accident—that she supposedly jumped on purpose—she can't undergo it. Then Paige discovers whatever remarkable. she will own residing humans after they think about her, and he or she could make them do virtually something. might be, simply probably, she will get to the most well-liked woman in class and forestall the rumors as soon as and for all.

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You killed him for pride and because you are a fisherman. You loved him when he was alive and you loved him after. If you love him, it is not a sin to kill him. Or is it more? "You think too much, old man," he said aloud. But you enjoyed killing the dentuso, he thought. He lives on the live fish as you do. He is not a scavenger nor just a moving appetite as some sharks are. He is beautiful and noble and knows no fear of anything. "I killed him in self-defense," the old man said aloud. " Besides, he thought, everything kills everything else in some way.

But the shark jerked backwards as he rolled and the knife blade snapped. The old man settled himself to steer. He did not even watch the big shark sinking slowly in the water, showing first life-size, then small, then tiny. That always fascinated the old man. But he did not even watch it now. "I have the gaff now," he said. "But it will do no good. " Now they have beaten me, he thought. I am too old to club sharks to death. But I will try it as long as I have the oars and the short club and the tiller.

Then they were steady to see across the ocean which was rough now with the increasing breeze. He steered inside of the glow and he thought that now, soon, he must hit the edge of the stream. Now it is over, he thought. They will probably hit me again. But what can a man do against them in the dark without a weapon? He was stiff and sore now and his wounds and all of the strained parts of his body hurt with the cold of the night. I hope I do not have to fight again, he thought. I hope so much I do not have to fight again.

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