ACME (03) – Written in Stone

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Written in Stone
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Push button.ย  His dusted, dated desktop Dell chugged into gear as if governed by churning teams of cogs.ย  Force slow legs stand, shimmy into kitchen.ย  He always avoided the creaking floorboard, but as his health began to reflect his age he couldnโ€™t help the strained sinew in his back from moaning its own geriatric protest.ย  Stub fucking toe on old, cracked dog bowl. ย Water everywhere, cold and shell-shocked feet.ย  An eternally broken digit, cracked under apathy and never healing through incompetence.ย  Even a hamster would learn its mistakes faster.ย  Quick, inefficient mop; kettle boil.ย …   [continue reading]