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“The Unfathomable Sisterhood of Ick” by Charlie Jane Anders

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Mary hasn't cried since Roger broke up with her. Her friend Stacia tells her the dating circuit is an outdated and laborious game. That if she wants to take a shortcut, she ought to get Roger to download his memories so Mary can implant them on guys she dates, so they can get to know what she likes from the start. But Stacia has other, less moral reasons for wanting Mary to take Roger's memories.


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About the Author
Charlie Jane Anders is the author of All the Birds in the Sky. She organizes the Writers With Drinks reading series, and was a founding editor of io9. Her fiction has appeared in Tin House, McSweeney's, ZYZZYVA, Pindeldyboz, Tor.com, Asimov's Science Fiction, Fantasy & Science Fiction, Lightspeed, and a ton of anthologies. Her story "Six Months, Three Days" won a Hugo Award.
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