My family used to take summer trips to Syria; we would always spend at least a few weeks at my grandma’s house in Jableh. I have a distinct memory, around the age of 12, of drawing an atom and including a brief description of its structure.
I’m not in the least artistic and I probably plagiarized most of my ideas from Wikipedia. Still, this moment was something like my happy place, and in a way I think I’ve been dong the same thing in more and more complicated forms.
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