The Bad Influence
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The Bad Influence

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I’m Used To Scars, But I Don’t Want To Look At This One

Thrifty Words 100 #72: Fear

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The surgery was on May 23rd, and the left side was killing me. At least, the bandage stayed in place until I saw the surgeon on June 7th when she removed the bandage, but I still didn’t want to look at the scar. I’m used to scars, but looking at this one would remind me of why it…

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Melissa R. Mendelson

Melissa R. Mendelson

Horror, Science-Fiction and Dystopian Short Story Author and Poet.

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