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Human Parts

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Heather’s hair is beautiful: bleached blond, pin straight, with one purple streak near the left side of her face. She wears big hoop earrings and low rise jeans to school. Her dad left and her mom lets her do what she wants. She’s a year older than me and she’s angry all the time.

Jenna’s older, too. Her dad smokes Marlboros in the living room and her mom isn’t around much. The house is never clean. Her hair is blond and the layers underneath it are dyed jet black. A small diamond stud sits on the right side of her…

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