Sloth & Apathy

sloth |slôTH, släTH, slōTH|

noun

1 reluctance to work or make an effort; laziness: he should overcome his natural sloth and complacency.

2 a slow-moving tropical American mammal that hangs upside down from the branches of trees using its long limbs and hooked claws.

apathy |ˈapəTHē|

noun

lack of interest, enthusiasm, or concern: widespread apathy among students.

Sin

sin |sin|

noun

an immoral act considered to be a transgression against divine law: a sin in the eyes of God | the human capacity for sin.

Teeth

Whenever she closed her eyes she saw a mouth–filled to the brim with teeth–open wide. Sleep did not come easy.

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After All

No one seemed to understand him, which was typical of most people . . . Not that he could blame them, to be honest. He was after all dead.

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