Stilled by Alyson Miller

The colours of tea and clotted cream, a death sequence of digitized photographs—Victorian memento mori, families stood fist-tight around the bodies of their kin. It makes sense that most of them are babies and small children, their tiny hearts and milkweed bones too friable for birth or winter, their skins mantle-light and translucent.

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