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The Boston Globe

Health & wellness

Twin sisters a perfect match on Match Day

WORCESTER — Side by side the sisters waited, matching images of jangled anticipation. Rocking on her toes, Julia Parzych studied her sealed letter from every ­angle, tilting it like a seesaw, then spinning it slowly.

Biting her lip, Lydia Parzych held hers to the light, hoping for a glimpse of where she would spend the next few years of her life and whether she and her twin sister would spend them together.

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