From the March 2018 magazine.

I’m him

Today at the homeless shelter, he reached out to a man he never met but knew all too well

From the dark of the room, rubbing his face, he comes up to my desk with a look of, “What planet am I on?” He asks me for a towel.

“You sure about that?” I ask before I think better of asking the question.

-- Anton R.

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

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