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Published November 15, 2012, 12:00 AM

Minot Flood Recovery

In this Monday, June 27, 2011 file photo, floodwater from the Souris River surrounds homes in Minot, N.D. Humans have an affinity for water. But in these recent jumbled days, the collapsed houses, flooded subway tunnels and washed-out roads left in Sandy's wake remind us once again: Our deep-seated human desire to be near the water _ to be attracted and comforted by it, to build alongside it and crave its attractions _ has an undeniable dark side. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)
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