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Anna Heath

Anna Heath lives in San Francisco, where she does volunteer work for the AIDS Foundation.

— From September 1997
Essays, Memoirs, and True Stories

Bread Of Heaven

The secret ingredient in the cathedral’s communion bread is beer: twelve ounces of Miller, Budweiser, Olympia. Today I am using Anchor Steam left over from a fund-raiser. I am not supposed to drink. Some think even one beer can reduce your T -cell levels, and my count is already down to four per cubic millimeter of blood — less than half a percent of normal immune capability.

September 1997
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