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- n. Plural form of dog tag.
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He’d been on lockdown since I was six, but I inherited a few things from Hank Harrel: two pictures of him and my mom taken in the late ’70s, both of them looking like something out of Cotton Comes to Harlem, a rain hat he used to wear, his dog tags from the Vietnam War, skin the color of black strap molasses, and a ruthless temper.
“Who” was the word, and he hastily pulled his dog tags from the neck of his blouson, waving the red and green disks at them.