Centina Pentina
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Centina Pentina


Lost in Paradise

A booze cruise turned bad

Photo by Eugene Chystiakov on Unsplash

“How many freckles do you have,” he asked. “Can I count them?”

“Um, I don’t know,” she replied, “and we might be here all night.”

He was creepy, but the drinks were flowing.

In time she would lose him, losing herself along the way; found passed-out drunk on shore.




“‘Great things come in small packages,’ they say. But I’ve noticed small things also come in small packages.” —J.A. Taylor

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Galit Birk, PhD

Galit Birk, PhD

Psychology, human potential, therapy, coaching, possibility, vulnerability, authenticity, connection, being known, giving my words wings! Perfectly imperfect.

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