30 June 2014
Short Story with a Deaf Protagonist
Everything that moves makes a sound, my mother told me once. It was her response to a firestorm of test-cases, me running around our house pointing and saying, How about that? How about that?
Everything, she said.
Of course there are the obvious examples: feet stomping, drawers shutting, vibrations I can feel. But with other things — the ceiling fan, the flicking of switches and igniting of bulbs — I’m not so sure.
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