Picking At The Carcass of a Goddess

a short story

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“Don’t do a shot before you go onstage,” she warned me as she taped together a tattered costume. “It will turn into two, then three, then drinks before, then drinks before and after.”

I nodded but I was fascinated by her dressing room, her makeup, her false lashes. She told me she was over and done with, but I saw someone sexy and powerful.

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