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« on: August 12, 2019, 06:08:28 PM »

I sit at the edge of the rickety wooden peer, legs dangling like a puppet's. Hands pressed onto the water-worn wood bleached white I feel a prick of a splinter. Ocean water jumps and flips in deep blue bursts, slow sigh like an old man breathing, woman walks by cursing loudly under her breath air fuming from her nostrils turtle neck pulled up to her soft chin. Cape Cod, so different from where I'm from, so dry and full of American History. Taste, smell, flavor of fish and lobster, I think I see a clamshell at the bottom of the sea, holding its gleaming white pearl tight in its closed mouth--   
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