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Hi, we’re all here for the failure party

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What’s with certain friends only showing interest when it all goes wrong?
They hear you just had a breakup
or you just lost your job
or you’re about to get evicted
or whatever…
Where’s all the texts when everything’s going just meh…?
Where’s all the attention before you start spiraling out of control?
I guess when things seem okay on the surface, no one bothers.
It’s only when shit hits the fan that all these people…




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Franco Amati

Franco Amati

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

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