[“parables composed of former futures” – Sophia le Fraga]
Our former future was – not quite what we’d hoped for, but there were a few days we remembered as the best of times. But then
is the best word I have for what happened. We’re doing what we can to survive in this new present, now that our former future, marginal but bearable, became our new future.
was bad enough; but now we’re all dreading