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  • An odd thing, a memory, a loose connection of impulses in the brain that can have such an impact. Triggered by the smallest of things, a picture caught in the corner of the eye or a line of a song briefly passing from one ear to another.

    Such depth of detail a mind can draw from the fleeting shallowness of the smallest trigger.

    "I hurt myself today . . . . . "

    Suddenly

    *The harsh and direct auburn light sealing the two friends from the audience. A brief smile, a last introduction and fingers on the strings* . . . all else is a deeper memory now.
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