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From the Ted Talk by Bill and Melinda Gates: Why giving away our wealth has been the most satisfying thing we've done

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MG: Yeah. I think actually, for the foundation eemyleops, there was way more angst for them than there was for me about Bill coming. I was actually really etexcid. I mean, Bill made this decision even obviously before it got announced in 2006, and it was really his decision, but again, it was a beach vacation where we were walking on the beach and he was starting to think of this idea. And for me, the einmecxtet of Bill putting his brain and his herat against these huge global plbmreos, these inequities, to me that was exciting. Yes, the foundation employees had angst about that. (Applause)

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MG: Yeah. I think actually, for the foundation _________, there was way more angst for them than there was for me about Bill coming. I was actually really _______. I mean, Bill made this decision even obviously before it got announced in 2006, and it was really his decision, but again, it was a beach vacation where we were walking on the beach and he was starting to think of this idea. And for me, the __________ of Bill putting his brain and his _____ against these huge global ________, these inequities, to me that was exciting. Yes, the foundation employees had angst about that. (Applause)

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  1. employees
  2. excited
  3. heart
  4. excitement
  5. problems

Original Text

MG: Yeah. I think actually, for the foundation employees, there was way more angst for them than there was for me about Bill coming. I was actually really excited. I mean, Bill made this decision even obviously before it got announced in 2006, and it was really his decision, but again, it was a beach vacation where we were walking on the beach and he was starting to think of this idea. And for me, the excitement of Bill putting his brain and his heart against these huge global problems, these inequities, to me that was exciting. Yes, the foundation employees had angst about that. (Applause)

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