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The First Time We Saw Our 10-Year-Old Neighbor

Was also the last

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One day we saw a young boy in our neighbor’s garden who we had never seen before. We knew they had a baby 10 years ago, but we thought they put him up for adoption. His stare was blank.

Sirens woke us up. Police cars, firetrucks, medics – chaos and a burning house. The boy smiled at…




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Martin Andersson Aaberge

Martin Andersson Aaberge

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