chapter  3
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Seeking Safety

Emily had been waiting outside of my office door and looked visibly unsettled. I had just

told her class that they were to choose partners for three scenes of violence to be presented

at the end of the semester. To keep things simple I had thought that having the students pick

only one partner with whom they could coordinate schedules would be the most efficient way

to go about it. Of course, there was a wrinkle I had not anticipated.