The wood grain felt different somehow. It was rough and she immediately caught a splinter. Alas, wood swelled when wet, so the dry shaft had narrowed too much to hold the tip in place. With one quick shake the tip rattled off.
— Evelyn Chartres (@EvelynChartres) May 26, 2021
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