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BLACK WINGS FLAPPING by Shmu’el Bashevis Ben’yamin • Cleaver Magazine
BLACK WINGS FLAPPING by Shmu’el Bashevis Ben’yamin I had the ingredients of becoming a perfect milksop, but it didn’t happen. Every day I carried to school an orange ball bigger than my head, and at lunch watched long-legged teenagers with patchy facial hair and funny white boots borrow the ball to put it through a bent rim.