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2008-06-15 15:00:46

By Patrice Stewart, The Decatur Daily, Ala. Jun. 15--The call often comes in the middle of the night. But it's a call you've been wishing for and waiting for, and time is critical. You head to the hospital, knowing that somewhere a doctor is retrieving an organ that may soon put you back on the road to a healthy life. Wayne and Betty Hicks of Hartselle remember the phone call that awakened them at 10:30 p.m. Feb. 17, a Sunday. Sleep was replaced by anticipation, and they headed for...


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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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