[To Be President Of The United States, Sir, Is To Act As Advocate For A Blind, Venomous, And Ungrateful Client.]

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"And next to Allie, the screamer, once more reminded of his job, began to wail in Allies ear. Reflexively Allie clapped her hand over his mouth. "That," she said, "is totally uncalled for. Dont do that again. Ever." The screamer looked at her with worried eyes. "Are we clear on this subject?" said Allie. The screamer nodded and she removed her hand."Can I scream a little?" he asked. "No," said Allie. "Your screaming days are over.""Darn." And he was quiet thereafter." - Author: Neal Shusterman

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