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Very Strict in Hand and Face

A story about persistence.

We enter in a line through the broken front door. Five women, very high-pitched, some braver than others.

My grandmother swings the door back and forth. The hinges dangle loosely. “They broke the door!” she complains.

“They saved your life, mom,” says my aunt.

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I write about marriage, motherhood, existence, nature, and other invisible things. Visit me on Instagram.com/@jzkrebsbach. Read more on jzkrebsbach.com.

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Jessica Zeek Krebsbach

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I write about marriage, motherhood, existence, nature, and other invisible things. Visit me on Instagram.com/@jzkrebsbach. Read more on jzkrebsbach.com.

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