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Abruptly, making do becomes a new normal

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By Brian MacQuarrie and Maria Sacchetti
Globe Staff / May 3, 2010

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For much of Eastern Massachusetts yesterday, a ruptured pipe washed away the routine. Two million residents grappled with the sudden challenge of living without safe tap water, finding new ways to brush their teeth, wash their dishes, and even to get a cup of coffee. (Full article: 847 words)

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