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What they were thinking

What they were thinking: Local rugby

Every Sunday, Boston Globe photographer Stan Grossfeld asks the subject of one of his photos to explain what's happening in the shot.

Who's up today: Joseph Shurmatis, 28, of the Mystic River Rugby Club, shakes off a headlock to advance the ball against Middlesex at Pine Banks Park in Malden, April 7, 2012.

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