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Alysa Suleiman
Alysa Suleiman is a high schooler writing as part of The Daily’s Summer Journalism Workshop.

With love, here’s a pizza my heart

All the effort of kneading and forehead sweating, not to mention the painstaking hours of waiting — all for a small lump of beige-colored dough to inflate into a puffy, smooth balloon — is quickly displaced in a matter of minutes by the rapid slicing and gobbling and inhaling and swallowing of eight grabbing hands and four hungry mouths.
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