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This story first appeared in abbreviated form in The Blue Place. I rewrote it for Ghost Writing (ed. Roger Weingarten) and then Realms of Fantasy:
A Troll Story | 2000
"No, don't turn on the lamp; who I am is not important. The lamp wouldn't work, anyway. If you shout for your parents, they won't hear you. Are you afraid?"