The Partnered Pen
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The Partnered Pen

Becoming a Non-Person

Newsflash: Most of us are not considered “people”

On a recent medical test, the information on the header took me by surprise.

Gender: Male / Age: 35

When I pointed this out to my doctor she shrugged. “That just means the technician didn’t input your gender and age but it doesn’t affect the test”.

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