MAG 188 - Centre of Attention

11.19.2020 - By The Magnus Archives

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Case ########-28

Observations of surveillance

Recorded by The Archivist in Situ.

Content warnings:
- Scopophobia
- Loss of privacy
- Judgement & Shaming
- Schadenfreude
- Bystander apathy
- Therapeutic malpractice
- Body horror (inc SFX)
- Eye trauma
- Mentions of: Discussion of grief/loss, gaslighting, loss of identity, insomnia, asthma attacks

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