COLORADO,MICHIGAN: Crime & Punishment

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When Anthony Lombardi Jr. was six years old he was put to bed, his heart critically weakened by rheumatic fever. For the next six years he seldom left his sickroom. Through the open window he could hear his friends playing outside on Denver's Quivas Street; sometimes, when he was propped up in bed, he could watch them. Then, at night, he made elaborate plans for all the things he would do when he got well.

The day the doctor finally let him out of bed, Anthony started making up for lost time...

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