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  • “Caroline seems nice. What’s her story?” she said.

    “She’s going through something,” he said.
  • “Well, everyone here is going through something. Did you ask her?”

    “No. I can just tell. Divorce, boyfriend did her wrong, she’s out here to find herself.”
  • “Clearly.”

    “But Jessie's not going through something.”
  • “Oh yes she is. She read Eat Pray Love and here she is.”

    “But she’s in her twenties.”
  • “It’s a different part of the journey, but trust me. Same deal.”







    photos taken at or near Death Valley National Park by Susan Sink.
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