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Florence Reynolds: Hunger speaks a Thousand Words

The fast made me slow. Unable to concentrate, I moved around the convention centre on fossilised legs. The slowmotion state of blood pumping insufficient sugar throughout my circulation felt like a form of death. But death itself was moving too slowly to be lethal. When I stood to give a speech it felt hollow, a cliché reflection of my stomach.

Posted on December 2, 2015 and filed under UN Climate Talks 2015.