Human Parts
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Human Parts

Karen Leonard

Nov 5, 2020

6 min read

This Is Us

How It Felt to Be in Washington, D.C. on Election Night

The beautiful world I am imagining has a place for you in it. Can you say the same about me?

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Last night, election night, I stood on the precipice of today and embodied every inch of my being. There I was at the fence peering in at the White House while Beyoncé’s…