In prison, the holiday season is grim – but I won’t lose hope | Chelsea E Manning

In prison, the holiday season is grim – but I won’t lose hope | Chelsea E Manning
By Chelsea E Manning

The chasm between me and the outside world feels like it’s getting wider and wider, and all I can do is let it happen

Having a birthday around the holidays was never easy and, with every successive year, it felt more and more as if celebrating my birthday got thrown into the December holiday mix as an afterthought.

But now, Decembers are becoming the hardest month of the year to endure.

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December 24, 2015 at 11:30AM
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