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Dog Flowers

by Danielle Geller

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Dog Flowers by Danielle Geller
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    Jan 2021, 272 pages

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    Apr 2022, 272 pages

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"I'm her daughter," I say.

The nurse frowns and shakes her head. "We were told she didn't have any family. Nobody's been here to see her."

Her words land sharp and heavy on my heart. I glance at my mother's face, wrinkled and sun worn. Who did they imagine my mother to be? Another homeless woman, unloved and forgotten? Slowly, I walk toward her and rest my hands on the rail of her bed. "I came as soon as I could," I say—in her defense, and mine.

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