It hurts much more to be cut by a dull blade than a sharp one — the skin tears with a great deal of resistance.
Like a polished fingernail with a serrated edge lightly dragging down your cheek
blood breaks the tension
What’s the name of that song? The First Cut is the Deepest?
piercing through thick skin
cover it up, seal it with gauze, with stitches, with spit
When the scar has healed, it will resemble the shape of a half-closed eye.