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"We don’t need an actual time machine to experience the past. All we need is a good story to launch our...

"We don’t need an actual time machine to experience the past. All we need is a good story to launch our...

Excerpt from Time and Death by Jean Heng Ma, you think next time when I’m a slightly older I will be able to go to school like kor?” she asked, hopeful that the answer will be different this time round. “I’ve told you many times, girls don’t go to school, they are supposed to stay at home, and learn how to cook and clean,” her mother would respond wearily, “who else will help me take care of your two brothers?” She knows that this is only partially true: she has seen girls in school uniforms, clutching textbooks about language and history and literature; but she knows her family simply can not afford to send her to school. After years of pleading with her mother, she has come to the realization that she is unable to change her fate. This gradually transformed into hatred towards me – there are days when she will dream of being born in a separate part of me, when girls are ...

Full article: http://mothership.sg/2017/07/time-travelling-is-possible-...

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