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She looked round with blank eyes at the dirt and confusion on which the bright afternoon's sun shone dismally; it was all of a piece with the sad confusion of her mind--that confusion which belongs to the first hours of a sudden sorrow, when the poor human soul is like one who has been deposited sleeping among the ruins of a vast city, and wakes up in dreary amazement, not knowing whether it is the growing or the dying day--not knowing why and whence came this illimitable scene of desolation, or why he too finds himself desolate in the midst of it.
As word of the find spread, the region from Needles to Chloride was booming with activity, and Oatman sprang up right in the midst of it.
In the midst of it all, the FBI was accused of having provided Israeli authorities with intelligence it had gathered on Ismael.