[But Human Anatomy And Human Endurance Are Variable. While The Much Younger Nun Had Succumbed To Her Injuries, Ursula's Heart Kept Beating, Her Body Unwilling To Surrender Its Soul. Not A Miracle, Merely One Of Those Quirks Of Fate, Like The Child Who Survives A Fall From A Sixth-floor Window, And Is Only Scratched.]

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