She’s a punk pioneer who changed the game.
She created the women I longed to see on screen.
The dead will “eat your colors,” she informs us. Great!
A star man—and a real human being.
She showed me that I had a place in the world.
Together in art.
(Included: an idea for a hilarious breakfast prank!)
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