Asylum : Daily Activity

There they all sit, abject and distant, on hard rickety wooden chairs

with dejection etched on their thin faces

Many of them sitting slumped forward looking at their boots; others looking straight ahead; each alone in a crowded room ….

At least eighty individuals sitting around the perimeter of what was known as the Dayroom …

The gigantic dividing doors, which were actually walls dividing the two halves, had been slid back on their rollers and the two halves of the villa were brought together


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