I’m sure this photo will bring out stories about birth and death and going to the light. It’s a blank canvas waiting to have a story imprinted on it. Let’s see what I come up with.
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Fidgeting in her chair, Erin wracked her brain for the math term they’d learned in class last week. Staring out the window at a bird on the wire, she ran through terms – Perspective? Parallel? Convergence? What was it when lines came together at the horizon? She pulled at the ends of her hair, struggling to complete the quiz.
Suddenly, it came to her, just like a light bulb coming on over her head in cartoons. Vanishing point! An eloquent math term, it evoked a picture that would remain with her for life.
This story, forty years later, is proof.
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