Maybe he'll never call you a cunt. Maybe for you, he'll stop after ten beers. But if he ever scares you into Cowering on a pavement, Muttering please don't hurt me, Please don't hurt me. Then know that I believe you; I've seen his zombie eyes too.
About the Author:
Tess is a Vancouver-based British Chinese writer working on her first memoir, Replant. Her creative non-fiction has been published in Untitled: Voices, her poetry in Overachiever and Mixed magazine, and her spoken word performed on BBC Upload.
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