> Even actors don’t
> exactly love the spotlight they move through,
> as your sister, the actor,
> has told us; they just need to be lit
> for narrative motion
> to have meaning.

From “You’re the One I Wanna Watch the Last Ships Go Down With,” Brian Tierney

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