Essays amy cooke: i believe in laughter i believe in laughter whether a small giggle, a hearty chuckle, or the kinds that compel you to temporarily forget how to breathe and make your abs (or lack of, in my case) feel as though you have just completed a set of 1,000 sit ups there is something exceptional about laughter. The six witnesses include nbp inmates jaime patcho, rodolfo magleo, noel martinez, and convicted drug dealer herbert colanggo former nbi agent jovencio ablen, and former whatever they will testify, we led them to believe, that whatever they testify here, that could not be used against them.
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