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163/365: Safety In Watching

One whispered while the other sucked the end of her braid,
smiling, eyes sideways.
What passed for friendship was conspiracy.
I watched and drew maps in my mind,
drew lines with my eyes that ran from her to her to that child over there,
lines that described a plane I did not traverse,
and I felt safe.

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