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  • The verbose rambler wanders into the kitchen with book in hand and secret words. Observes silently in a room filled with dish and gossip.

    She understands the disconnect between word and want, need and notion, emotion and rationality. She understands the eye, ear, mouth, and foot. The written, the verbal, the intuitive. All that must be seen, all that must be understood.
    She understands all this.

    And yet she is not understood.

    Sitting next to the wooden railing is that ceramic plate we gave you last spring. We heard it was loved and used and needed.
    Don't mind the broken pieces there. We meant nothing.
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