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Notes for a short story.
The assignment is impossible. All day Abigail thinks about how impossible it is: when Mrs. Klein hands out the directions, on purple paper so it won’t get buried in their binders; at lunch, staring into her peanut butter sandwich and applesauce; on the bus home, where she sits in the front seat even though, as a fifth-grader, she would have more friends if she took her natural place in the back. 527 more words
While I would love to claim that I’ve traced my ancestry to a microbe of Pre-Adamite descent, it’s just not true, Gentle Reader. I can merely trace my family, father-to-son, to 1200 A. 577 more words