This is the repugnant part, where now you covet the loss which a moment before brought you the severed torso in the dream. Since your friends are feasting, you must act quickly. The child's carriage careens on the stair.
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Legendary novelist and Nobel laureate Toni Morrison explains why beauty is absolutely necessary in an interview from the magazine’s archives; Molly Ringwald channels adolescent grief in her reading of “Guests,” a story by Mary Terrier; and poet Alex Dimitrov reads his poem “Impermanence.”