Ava: Aidan, what was your wish?

Aidan: I wish for my school to burn down.

Negin: That’s a horrible wish.

Aidan: NO! Mom! Here’s the good thing about my wish, it benefits everybody.


(Heatwave in California)

Me: Omg, can you get a hotel in a different state? I need you to be alive.

Ava: Idk, it’s Trump’s America. Either way, I’m fucked.

Me: I just learned more than I should have about cockroaches. I feel like I will never feel safe or clean or truly happy again.

Ava: Why? Teach me too.

Me: Ava.

Ava: I want to live in a disturbed state. Tell me. I’m not a stable person.