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I find this image striking. I see so many different themes in it. I guess first and foremost, I see a little girl stuck, unable to move forward or back, stuck in one moment in time no matter how old she is. Looking back is hurtful and filled with pain but the idea of moving forward, of a better future, is even more terrifying.
I see something else though. In this haunting image, I see the little girl hiding in the middle, as if she were me and my father was coming from one direction and my brother from the other. Her face is pleading, “Please help me!” but no one does. But if you look deep enough into her eyes, this little girl is strong, she is resilient, she will survive.