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[51] T he P ro p o sal What if I came to you as one of your relics? Clots of earth in my hair, skin tinged green, missing an arm. You’d turn my chin to peer into my eyes, scrape my body clean. I’d yield, submissive as porcelain fired for the last time. Placed in a box with a plastic lid, at my feet a small card printed with my name, the date of your find, I’d be breathless and white as wax touched by ice. If we listened hard enough, we might hear the whiplash of memory sharpening between us. ...

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ISBN
9780874217971
Related ISBN
9780874217964
MARC Record
OCLC
650341890
Pages
93
Launched on MUSE
2012-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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