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Daffodils

Shira B. Ellenberg Rush University, Chicago, Illinois, United States (Fall 2010)   We stand in a close circle around Michelle as she hands out yellow isolation gowns. We are putting on gloves, preparing ourselves, taking deep breaths. We are solemn, doe-eyed and beginning a collective inaudible tachypnic chorus. She tells us about the first time […]