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  • She turns from
    the headless statues
    like she turns from
    the toothless man
    in front of McDonalds.

    Like she turns off
    the documentary on
    sex slavery in Thailand.

    Like she turns from
    the blind woman who has
    burn scars in her hair.

    As if by turning her head
    she could turn the world
    into the safe space
    she imagines it is.
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