He rang the doorbell. He no longer had a key.
His father answered – glaring and unmoving.
“I’m clean,” he said. When there was no answer, he said, “Can I come in, please? I just want to see mom.”
“Show me,” his father said.
He rolled up his sleeves, his pant legs. He took off his shoes and spread his toes apart for inspection. “I’m clean,” he said again.
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