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"I never thought Mum was mad, but a thorn of loving turned inward makes sense to me. Her longing to be loved, to be celebrated, to be seen, to be creative, above all to be free. I wondered if she was soothed by those hundreds, no thousands of hours threading beads, knotting silk between pearls, taking time and care to create beautiful things. Her fingers and her imagination showing the delicacy and burn of her heart." Mar 19, 2020 03:40PM

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