89: “Josh Brolin?”

Jacklyn felt she was really achieving her goal to grow as a person. She had become particularly good about talking herself down from fits of jealousy every time Amare and Jocelyn so much as spoke to one another. She realized this was basic everyday stuff for most people, but it was a major improvement for […]

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87: “Carly’s opinion doesn’t matter because she legitimately dated a blood relative”

Janine was angry with Gord. He was finding it very difficult to care. “See, I just don’t give a fuck,” he said to Finch and Gavin one night. Amare was over at Jacklyn’s, continuing with his sham of a relationship. Gord supposed it was possible it would work out, but he was doubtful. He also […]

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85: “I don’t actually like you so my desire to help you is pretty much nonexistent”

Suze considered herself an intelligent woman. She would describe herself as wise. She also had a great deal of emotional intelligence. These were the reasons, she told herself, that other people kept coming to her for relationship advice. It stung a little bit, considering her own relationship had fallen to pieces, but as that wasn’t […]

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83: “It’s truly a blessing”

Bernie liked shopping. She did not like shopping with her mother. That made shopping for a wedding dress something of a challenge. Ultimately, she and her mother were too similar. Bernie didn’t know many people who wanted to be exactly like their mothers and she was no exception. She went out of her way to […]

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81: “Asking for a friend”

Robin occasionally stayed over at Finch’s apartment. Sometimes they stayed at his instead, but other times they didn’t feel like telling Vinny they didn’t want to buy a television. If Robin stayed over at Finch’s on a Saturday, they went to church in the morning. Robin hadn’t gone to church much growing up. His mother […]

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