It feels like all the best people are leaving

There’s that one family in your circle of friends and acquaintances. She’s class mom, he’s the kind of guy pulling the 2am to 5am shift in the neighbourhood watch. When there’s fundraising to be done, their names are scribbled on the first stub in your raffle ticket book. They share photos on Facebook of their kids sorting through old toys to donate to the local place of safety. You kind of hate them a little, they’ve got their shit so very, very together. Until you’re manning the boerie roll table side by side at the school sports day, and it […]