• Absquepausa

    Outside of the cradles and altars of a little Floridian community, a tent of diversions and oddities beckons people inside. A ticket purchases a glimpse of people with malformed or mutilated bodies, the result of nature or nurture gone off-course: verily, it is an exhibition of helplessness or perversity. The carmel-corn-eating visitor may only visit the attractions once or twice until his curiosity found no more fill from food or freaks. But some others, perhaps a few, might find themselves visiting over and over again in their memories the experience of deep, unshakable inquiry into what people so different in appearance and behavior hold in common. And in questioning whom it was they saw, they would find *themselves* drawn onto the stag…

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