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My Name Symbolized A Bridge To Society I Longed To Burn

Identity begins when a parent names a child. Friendships often begin with exchanging names. School starts with the enrollment of your name. Teachers single you out to answer questions with your name.

Later on, your job begins with your name on an application, then a self-introduction. Your responsibilities are tied to your name: Julie Xu, (insert job title). From then…

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