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Tokyo to Tijuana: Gabriele Departing America

By: Steven David Justin Sills

...ter and imitate any object, and should propose to make a public display of his talents and his productions, we shall pay him reverence as a ... ... with woolen fillets; but for ourselves, we shall employ, for the sake of our real good, that more austere and less fascinating poet and le... ...orth. He died every time he saw one of them. He yearned for the love and the language where he could befriend someone who was handicapped and he chas... ...er number. Sang Huin invited him to a Christmas party held for students at a language institute but stayed contained to his own students and his new f... ...en he saw couples with their babies he believed, in contrary to this, that a natural course in a man's life had been severed or abducted from him and ... ...s when they took a crap did not have diapers to catch it. They preferred the natural way of letting it drop, and dry out a bit under the sun god, so t... ...s making up total planets, and ultimately the planets composing the cellular outline of a long fanged beast that was the lonely universe) when the man... ... rife, each family wrapped in its monad, and each monad making up the celled outline of the lonely fervor of the monstrous universe as her febrile ima... ...stablish relationships by offering a substantial supply of free samples, and processing orders on the telephone in a rather menial position that had n...

...rean culture and that his own life is an outlier to this conservative society. As he lives there, making his living as an English teacher, he writes of Gabriele, a single parent in Ithaca New York who manifests a more open and less asphyxiating rebellion against society...

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