Favorite Daughter — Chapter 1

Trish Di Stefano
7 min readSep 9, 2023

Sneak preview of the novel I am currently working on…

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CHAPTER 1

Sunday, Day After the Wedding

It was the makeup that woke me. Had it not been for those ridiculous lashes, I may not have noticed the blood until morning.

Shortly after I’d fallen asleep, my face still smooshed in the warm nook of Fasi’s armpit, some sort of muscle…

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Trish Di Stefano

Trish Di Stefano is an idealist, recovering perfectionist and weekend glutton.