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Old 21-01-2012, 10:44 AM   #33672
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Originally Posted by carma View Post
ΗΙSLOP reminds me of VICTORIA HISLOP , author of THE ISLAND, which refers to a Greek island in Crete.
On this island anyone who suffered from leprosy were isolated and treated till a cure was found.
Strange or coincidence also that earlier today I was watching a travelling documentary on TV about India and at some point the Hansen disease was mentioned.
This disease is leprosy.
Searching for leprosy I found that a photo of Gandhi studying leprosy in 1940, is at the wikipage

(Carma is a compination made by joining the first letters of my name and surname but with one letter missing from the right spelling.)

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