Taboo [en]

More and more words were forbidden. The simplest conversation became a minefield.

Punishment was terrible: blanking. She’d been through it before. The isolation was unbearable.

They took away her words again, and she killed herself.

A revolution ensued, upturned the Linguists, and gave the people of Otea their words back.

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