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« on: January 11, 2018, 07:23:44 AM »

Smears along the drywall, hands speckled with bright color it seeps between the hairs, smell of creamed milk and chemicals, acidic tinge in the back o his throat he wipes his bangs aside and grips the wooden brush. Barely used muscles groan and become tight, knots under his shoulder, blade the bristles make a satisfying swish against the new sheetrock, bristles from a loud dusty manufacturing plant in Tuscaloosa full of assembly lines and humid sweat-drenched workers and bright halogen lights. Or maybe China.
His stomach starts to grumble, fumes collecting in his breath make him feel light-headed. The paint cleaner bubbles and yellow field swims off the bristles, color--   
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