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Dear ---, Thank you for letting us read "---". Unfortunately, we've decided this one's not quite right for us — a purely subjective judgment, of course. Best of luck in finding a home for the piece elsewhere, and in your continued writing. We hope you'll consider trying us again in the future. All the best. Team Barrelhouse
Thanks for letting us read your work. Unfortunately, we've decided it's not quite right for us -- a purely subjective judgment, of course. Best of luck in your continued writing. All the best.