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  • HOLIDAY Alternative
  • A BRIEF VACATION Alternative


Clara provides for her selfish family by slaving in a factory. She learns that she has tuberculosis and determines to go as recommended to the mountain clinic of Sondalo. There she begins to enjoy life and make friends until she is cured and can leave, her brief holiday over...

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