via The Atlantic
His 8-year-old company, Family Romance, provides professional actors to fill any role in the personal lives of clients. With a burgeoning staff of 800 or so actors, ranging from infants to the elderly, the organization prides itself on being able to provide a surrogate for almost any conceivable situation.
“I always ask every client, ‘Are you prepared to sustain this lie?’”
“There is nothing more that I want. I’ve met so many clients. I’ve played so many roles with them. By doing my job, their dreams come true. In that way, my dreams come true as well. I feel fulfilled, just being needed.”
When one lies, are you prepared to sustain the lie? I decided that it was not worth it. No more lies. Black nor white.