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Cutting for Stone Chapter 24: Loving the Dying

By Abraham Verghese

Chapter 24: Loving the Dying

  • Jets begin bombing the countryside, and the Missing folks have to take cover.
  • Rosina comes home, luckily, and reports that the emperor is striking back against the coup-makers, big time.
  • Matron tells everyone about how John Melly, a man she loved, was killed in the Italian invasion of Ethiopia in 1936.