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“Six years ago this month, my sister and I traveled to Tanzania to visit my daughter who was in the Peace Corps there. At the end of our visit we spent a couple of days in Stone Town on the main island in the Zanzibar Archipelago. We flew to the island, then took a small ferry back to Dar es Salaam where we would board our plane to head home. A storm in the Indian Ocean accompanied our crossing, with most of the passengers vomiting into bags for the duration. I have never been so scared or felt so trapped in my life. …”