My Languages and My Selves

"I asked my mother to buy me candy. From behind me my sister shouted, “Speak English! Speak English!” I was rattled. I stopped speaking Triestine in public. Eventually I stopped speaking it altogether." --Susette Schacherl



"In the infinite amount of years that have passed With no change And the infinite amount of years in my future That could change, Sparse as it is, grey is my shade of hope." --Amanda Estelle Réhel

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