• The Secret Shirt

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    In the spring of 8th grade, I made a secret purchase. From the front it was nothing special: a cropped heather grey cotton tee shirt. The back was where the drama was. It was totally open, exposing the whole torso, tied with a silk ribbon at the bottom. It was from Urban Outfitters, made of cheap jersey, and wasn't particularly flattering or elegant. But to my 13 year-old mind, it was...thrilling.
    On the weekends, when I got dressed to go see a movie or have dinner with friends, I'd try it on. Always, a rush of anticipation would swell in me and then dull as soon as I saw my reflection...
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