Instead I wallowed in my bravery at choosing to be vulnerable and forgot about the trappings of my body; the belly that simultaneously protruded and hung from my frame like a big, soggy steak. Eventually, Amy hired me away from the cleaning service and referred me to friends of hers. Maybe if I was older, I would have understood that Eduardo was the villain, but at the time all I remember feeling was scared that Mami and I would go to jail. The marquise was slowly suffocating. Her worn hands gripped a candle. One of her final essays, Discourse on Happiness, was written during her messy break with Voltaire and finished sometime around as a gift to Saint-Lambert. When James came over, Dee gave him the usual stuff: bags of kratom and a hug.
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With the ever-evolving legal complications of kratom, Dee has no idea whether he will be in business next year. The Principia was notoriously difficult to read, much less translate. We locked eyes and he smiled at me slowly yet broadly, his delight evident even as his eyes turned the same cool colors of green and grey as the color scheme of my bedroom.