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Globe photographer meets woman in Marathon photo

The photograph of a young woman in shock, her legs peppered with shrapnel wounds, her clothing torn, her limbs laced with blood that also drenched the ­Boylston Street sidewalk beneath her, made its way around the world.

The image, by John Tlumacki of the Globe, came to symbolize the carnage and terror of the Boston Marathon bombings through Nicole Gross’s suffering.

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