In lieu of an abstract, below is the essay's first paragraph.
She sleeps with it every night. Her bear. Mr. B. Ratty, legs torn. Bleeding stuffing from his side. Stains from sloppy dinners. It never leaves her side. Short fat fingers clutching to the one thing smaller than herself."
"This is Loss,"
The Angle: Vol. 2006
, Article 9.
Available at: http://fisherpub.sjfc.edu/angle/vol2006/iss3/9