Beyond Silence

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Uncle:
You haven't eaten all day. I KNOW you're starving. Go eat.
Me:
*taken back because no one's ever confronted me like that, and he was so firm and unquestioning about it*
Uncle:
*clearly ready to make a big deal of it if I don't agree to eat something*
Me:
Uncle:
Me:
Okay.
...I still don't know what happened. I haven't seen or talked to him in four years. But I felt so cared for in that moment. I wish he knew how much it meant to me.

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