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“It’s nice to contribute, even though we can’t truly contribute to help them make up for that loss.”
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“It’s truly amazing. I’m really speechless how things are progressing so fast. We were praying for it and hoping for it and it actually happened,” he said.
Sung Hyun Jo said he, his sister and mother would have tried to get the work done themselves but he admits it would have been costly.
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