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“Robot” by Helena Bell

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“The pamphlets claim you are neither human nor alien and incapable of willful intent; you are not devious; you do not conspire to replace me, to wear my dresses, court my husband and disown my children; you are unthinking, unplanning, harmless; you are here for my comfort, I should thank your world for sending you.”


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About the Author
Helena Bell's work has appeared in Clarkesworld, Lightspeed, The Indiana Review, and other journals. She holds MFAs in Fiction and Poetry from North Carolina Stated University and Southern Illinois University in Carbondale respectively.
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