And of Clay Are We Created by Isabel Allende

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In "And of Clay Are We Created," what piece of equipment does Rolf need to rescue Azucena?

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Rolf Carlé arrives shortly after the volcano explodes, which has left the surrounding environment in ruins with thousands of people and animals buried underneath tons of debris and mud. He ends up spotting a young girl named Azucena, who is stuck in the mire, and his camera crew begins filming her. Rolf Carlé tries numerous attempts to free her from the quagmire and mud to no avail. Rolf and his team initially attempt to pull Azucena from the muck after they throw a rope around her body, but she is weighed down by the debris and mud. After Rolf unsuccessfully dives into the mud in an attempt to free Azucena's legs, he realizes that the only way to free her from the muck is to drain the water surrounding her. In order to...

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