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I will see you in hell.

by duffboy6 on May 12, 2011   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Inspired by my frustration with Firefox's unresponsive scripts, while using my almost obsolete laptop.

This six-word memoir is also a clothing and sticker design, in collaboration with the great Guatemalan artist Alvaro Sánchez.


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