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LITTLE TREES THAT THINK THEY'RE BIG TREES

Nigel saunders stands in the middle of a jungle. Around him grow ancient-looking trees with gnarled trunks, dense canopies and lichen-covered branches. One rises out of a rock temple, its roots hugging the crumbling grey stones. But Saunders isn't looking up at the trees; he's looking down.
'I HAVE NEVER EXCELLED AT COPING'

In November 2017, The Walrus started working with Chris Willie on a memoir about his fentanyl addiction. While writing the article, Willie died from an overdose. This version of his story is published with his family's approval.
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