An Intergenerational Christmas Tale

Jesse Thistle


When the police asked me for my father’s dental records via email on December 23, 2013, my heart
sank. It was two days before Christmas and the illtimed query was, to put it bluntly, inconsiderate. Although the police didn’t outright say they suspected my father was dead, and they needed his
teeth configuration to identify old remains, their line of questioning strongly suggested it.

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We wish to acknowledge the financial support of the Canada Council for the Arts, the Munk School of Global Affairs, and Mount Sinai Hospital.

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