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The Fall: A Personal Memoir

Thursday, April 23, 2009

I laughed, but I scared it away. Hoping to see where it went, I climbed on top of the balcony railing balancing with all my might. I remember the shocks and terrified shrikes, but at that moment I was enjoying the wind that rushed through me. There was a clothes line in front of me and within my grasp. I grabbed, and held it tight, as more shrieks began.