A Strange Optimism.

Talking about almost being assaulted.

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I was not molested, but my cousin was. But the man who did it, did try it with me.

“Who was he?” my aunt demanded of me one day. We were sitting on her porch. The air was charged. It was going to rain.

“I don’t remember.” It was true. I was too young. I remembered his mustache. I remembered that he only worked in…




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