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- stop talking to me, stop being near me, stop interfering with my life
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When they leave me alone with her I neither look at her nor speak to her, but lie667 by her side with my face to the wall showing my contempt, that each and every may again remark how high and haughty I am.
If you will leave me alone I will go in peace, but if not, let the individual Barsoomians with whom I must deal either respect my rights as a stranger among you, or take whatever consequences may befall.
I liked it better when Brother Wade was out of the house and Sister Irene would take me to the quiet basement room and leave me alone with Sister Ann Marie.
I expect them to leave me alone so I can strip and use a chair to climb into the barrel of warm water but, no, they are handmaidens and they proceed to unbutton and pull apart my old, torn, body-odor-stiff rags that pass for clothing.