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This Guardian Angel Bleeds Red
Sebastian Metz's heart is in the right place. If only his brain and body could follow.
By Luke Turf
Denver's finest protect and serve, whether they're being paid by the city or the corner bar.
The Pit and the Pendulum
Portrait of Jeny
For this fifteen-year-old, it's been a long road to home.
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