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Cutting for Stone Chapter 6: My Abyssinia

By Abraham Verghese

Chapter 6: My Abyssinia

  • On her next flight, Hema runs into an acquaintance who is the father of many, many children, some of whom Hema herself has delivered.
  • The plane lands in Addis Ababa, and Hema heads back to Missing.
  • Gebrew, the watchman/priest of Missing, greets Hema with the news that Sister Mary Joseph Praise's baby is stuck.