64: “He’s keen”

Jemima met a guy. His name was Trent and she met him in line to get a burrito. He was very sweet. He told her he liked her boots and then spent the rest of the wait in the line chatting to her until he finally asked her for her number. Jemima normally didn’t give […]

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62: “Do you suppose this is what it was like to be invited to Hannibal Lector’s house for dinner?”

Suze had been seeing Adam for a couple weeks, but she had come to realize that she wasn’t actually interested in being his girlfriend. She wasn’t ready yet. She still thought about Karl a lot and she didn’t think she would ever love someone near as much as she had loved him. She assumed that […]

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60: “Bernie Wu!”

Bernie and Lawrence hosted a New Year’s party at their place. They invited friends and told friends to invite friends and then their home was full of a massive number of people, a lot of whom Bernie didn’t actually recognize. A large part of her hadn’t actually been expecting so many of her friends to […]

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57: “Perhaps this casual viewing of Frosty the Snowman isn’t the right forum for this kind of conversation”

Priscilla and Tallulah hosted Christmas at their apartment again for all of their friends who didn’t have any other plans. Their parents were on yet another vacation and neither of them really felt like spending the time Christmas weekend with their older sister and her family, although they were planning on going there for Boxing […]

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56: “I once saw him cry during a documentary about Irish dance competitions”

Iggy and Miles were spending Christmas at her dad’s place with her step-mother and her three step-siblings. Her mother was on her annual Caribbean cruise, as she had been every Christmas for the past five years. She had started doing this two years after she and Iggy’s father had gotten divorced. Coincidentally, it coincided with […]

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