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Forget the Bad People

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Forget the bad people.
You’ll be tempted to keep thinking of them,
to keep allowing their subtle influence
to infiltrate your thoughts.
But you must not.
Keep these enemies in the past where they belong.
Don’t glance too long in the rearview mirror.
Because the more you look upon them,
the more you keep them alive in your heart.
Forget the bad people.
The ones who made you think it was all your fault.
The antagonists.
The opportunists.
The abusers…



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Franco Amati

Franco Amati

Speculative fiction writer from New York. For published work visit or buy me a coffee at