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Book of Hands (short fiction)

A story from NYC’s West Side in the 1970s, when I grew up there

Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash

Ana had told her son the story of his miracle many times before. When his mother began this evening he leaned his head against her shoulder and closed his eyes, listening to her recite the story in the same measured tones with which she prayed the rosary.

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