“I draped my pants over my shoulder and put my shoes on my hands and when I tried to grab my shirt I saw the woman who had been clucking her tongue had it in her hand and she and a man from inside of the train helped me get on. I woke up on the platform at Coney Island. I still could not feel my teeth.”
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