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Boiling on the Inside

This essay mentions suicide. “Don’t call it air-conditioning; It’s a cooling system!” A guard yells to my escorts, referring to the month-old, temporary, external tubular system that seldom works. And on the rare occasions it does, it only maintains an in-cell temperature of 85°F. Daily, the heat index has been north of 110°, and it […]