Evelyn’s date was very handsome, and they’d had a nice time, but she was pretty sure he was a clone. Paul had that slightly off feel most clones had. And when people were too good looking you always wondered. She knew it shouldn’t make a difference – clones were born that way and it wasn’t their fault. But still.
Evelyn and Paul had been set up by their mutual friend, Kim. Evelyn considered whether she knew Kim well enough to broach the clone question about Paul, without being judged. But it was hard to come right out and ask that kind of thing, so she decided to let it go. She just wouldn’t see Paul again.
As they parted, Paul was glad there was no mention of a second date. Paul was pretty sure Evelyn was a clone. She had that slightly off feel most clones had. And when people were too good looking you always wondered.
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