Embryos in Alabama

Rosalyn Morris
4 min readFeb 24, 2024
Photo by Emiliana Hall on Unsplash

Of course Ruth and Leah weren’t really twins. But everyone had called them that since the orphanage. They’d arrived the same day, only a few weeks old, and had been inseparable ever since.

Ruth plopped down on the bunk beneath Leah. After a day of cooking and cleaning at the small jail, she was exhausted. Her entire body ached. She let out a loud noise after she finally stretched out on the hard mattress. It wasn’t much different…

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