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Most days I was impossible. Like a unicorn.

I liked learning things. How numbers worked together to explain the stars. How molecules made the world. All the ugly and wonderful things people had done in the last two thousand years.

You can look up keening in the dictionary, but you don’t know what it means until you hear somebody having their heart ripped out.

I was lying on the tracks under a train I was in love with.