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January 5, 1999 | JOHN DANISZEWSKI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In this scruffy Nile Delta village, where the narrow alleys are congested with men in robes, black-draped women carrying babies, chickens scrabbling for food and flyspecked carcasses hanging out for sale, it's easy for young girls to get mired. Caught in a rural backwater, held down by low expectations, they are mired most of all by ignorance.
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January 5, 1999 | JOHN DANISZEWSKI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In this scruffy Nile Delta village, where the narrow alleys are congested with men in robes, black-draped women carrying babies, chickens scrabbling for food and flyspecked carcasses hanging out for sale, it's easy for young girls to get mired. Caught in a rural backwater, held down by low expectations, they are mired most of all by ignorance.
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