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Joe Cronin


A young girls survival of a lonely world


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I can’t remember it being any different. The distance and time all blurring into one. It’s been a while since I’ve seen a human. I don’t really know any different. I mean I know where I came from, I have read some books. But I’ve been alone for a very long time. It doesn’t bother me, I’m not really alone. I’ve read stories where people are the only ones alive. Now that is lonely. There are people out there. Not that many people, but people. See i was born on a normal day. In a normal camp with normal people. We travelled and farmed the land. We played games and ate when we could. We told stories, my favourite. Stories of better times with shops and restaurants and things that we could never have imagined. There were cars and petroleum to run them. There were music that came from a box…

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