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'I don't understand why anyone would want to stay in Gotham City. It's a stupid place with all these crazy motherfuckers walking around killing people and blowing shit up. Why don't they just leave?'

I laughed when he said it because I was too young to understand that Edwin was serious, that he was beginning to rework an idea our families had latched onto, fought for, years before, when they'd dragged Ghana-must-go bags onto the shores of this strange new land. You shouldn't stay somewhere that isn't working.

think about this in the context of "staying & fighting" vs the right to leave (as a refugee etc)

—p.153 Leaving Gotham City (142) by Yaa Gyasi 4¬†years, 10¬†months ago

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