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The Blight Upon the Sky

I was in kindergarten when the Challenger……”happened.” Its hard to know what to say to describe it: “malfunctioned” sounds so mechanical and impersonal, “exploded” sounds vulgar……what then? As a 6 year old, I certainly didn’t know or comprehend, and 21 years later I really haven’t come up with a better answer. Sure, there’s *explanations,* the…