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A I made sure that all of them were pet owners.
B I decided to travel to Chicago with Banjo.
C It took 20 drivers four days to reunite Banjo with his family.
D I asked the dog if it wanted to come home with me.
E I hope he won't go wandering again.
F His owners, Tina and Dan, were amazed to hear from me.
G It was clearly hungry, and needed to rest.
H I didn't know who the dog belonged to.
A He offered to drive them home.
B He'd been sleeping in the train station for three months.
C They'd missed the last train, and they seemed upset.
D They enjoyed living together, so Lee decided to stay.
E He soon found work in a local factory.
F They felt very lucky to have jobs and a home.
G It wasn't a big problem because he bought a flat.
H Karen explained that they lived two hours away and they couldn't afford a taxi home.
A I never travelled with the same train company again.
B When I arrived at the station, I couldn't believe my eyes!
C All my memories of Rome were in that backpack.
D I couldn't leave the station without my bag.
E It was so wonderful to see them.
F I knew I would never see my new phone again.
G I searched and searched, but it was nowhere to be seen!
H But, this time, there were no precious memories inside.
A The police called the Kerry Mountain Rescue Team.
B The hikers were huddled together in a small tent between two large rocks.
C They said it's extremely dangerous to go hiking in bad weather.
D Nobody answered back so we began to lose hope.
E We didn't know they had already found their way home.
F Suddenly, I heard the sound of a whistle.
G We were just about to start eating when my phone rang.
H After searching all night, we gave up and went back home.
A I've stayed out of the sea ever since.
B But the next bite never came.
C Six weeks later, I was back on my surfboard.
D Two months ago, I went surfing alone.
E I've always loved dolphins.
F I know I was in his home, and he was protecting it.
G I knew that I would survive the attack.
H This time it bit my leg and pulled me off my surfboard.
A After eight months of training, this was going to be easy.
B I slowed down, and the rest of my group moved away.
C But I had trained for this, and I was going to do it.
D There was no way I could finish the race now.
E The horn blew to start the race.
F I was very tempted to turn down my street and go home.
G I was so glad that I had decided to do this.
H Thousands of runners from all over the world were gathered for the race.