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December 2015 ISSUE

Union

Our second podcast for December is “Union” written by Tamsyn Muir and read by Kate Baker.

 
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December 2015 ISSUE

Union

The wives come strapped ten to a transport, hands stamped by some Customs wonk. Their fingernails are frilled and raised freckles stipple each arm in shades of red and orange. Permit tags list their names: Mary. Moana. Ruth. Myrrh. Huia. Anna. Iridium. Coffee. Kōkako.
The Franckton crofters stand and watch from behind the barrier. They’ve knocked [...]