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“They stood next to me and I to them. There were 12 of us in all, including myself and my trusted companion, each pair representing both a creature and a primary color. Our yellow iconography matching the very helmets that kept our heads safe and our vision focused to only what’s in front of us. There was never any rhyme or reason to the selection, it was just something used to both identify and marginalize us. A reminder that we as corporeal vessels were replaceable.

“I remember waiting backstage. Asking, begging, pleading for anything but these shorts. ‘They’re a hindrance,’ I retorted, when asked why I would instead prefer pants to baggy khaki shorts. Okay, maybe it wasn’t a hindrance, but it was something to that effect – my…

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