The Boy Behind the Mask

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You’d know him if you saw him.

The eyes, someone might say. Those eyes just speak to you, don’t they?

I wouldn’t nod — no, too telling, I’ve made that mistake before — but my own gaze would still trail after him. His gait loped as if he were on a trek across a savanna instead of an ordinary school in…

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