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A Study in Faces II

Sleight of Hand (2015)
Sleight of Hand (2015)

We weren’t born wearing masks. Cloistered in the middle of a mardi gras parade, what’s the best defense?Β Like balloons, we can float. Like puppets, bossed around by the wind, hiding our faces, darkening our looks, kohl covered eyes, cherry stained lips, flitting from place to place. Pushed hard in the small of our backs, like going uphill on a treadmill, out of breath, searching for the flatlands…

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