My camera stopped behaving and I stopped liking it when I tried to
take the film out of it. I opened the back to remove the
film. Carefully. Delicately. Lovingly.
What was I
answered with? The sound of film rewinding. This camera is
automatic. It rewinds the film without me even having to
ask. The sound of rewinding film frightened me.
The film I
saw inside the camera was rewound and ready to be developed.
The camera, on the other hand, was not ready to stop. It continued
to rewind the imaginary film until I removed the
I gave it
some time to cool down. I put the batteries back in. I was
frightened again. It wouldn't stop rewinding film that
Bad bad camera.