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The Flipper

He still has the flipper, I said. The fucking flipper I loved. What do you mean, a flipper? asked Melissa. You know, you flip a pancake or a veggie burger. Oh, you mean a spatula, she said. But I liked flipper better. It’s what I always call it. It contains the word that has managed to upend my life in my late forties—the word flip, as in to cause to turn over with sudden, sharp movement. As in, my ex-husband flip-flopped on our marriage. He flipped on his wedding vows. He flopped on our marriage, as in flopping into an extra-marital relationship with a 29-year-old from his masters degree in counseling program, the schooling I made monthly payments with from my second job. Then I flipped out

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