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She Was Always Wrapping or Unwrapping Her Hair or Body – “Leaving the Atocha Station”, Ben Lerner

November 7th, 2012 · No Comments · Description, Writing

She was always wrapping or unwrapping her hair or body in some sort of cloth, winding or unwinding a shawl or scarf, and whenever I imagined her, I imagined her engaged in one of these activities; I couldn’t picture her standing still, fully dressed or undressed, but only in the process of gracefully entangling or disentangling herself from fabric.

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