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Common reasons are lack of funds to participate, a demanding career, too much schoolwork, ill health, or the demands of family life, particularly in "mixed marriages" — fans who marry mundanes often become fafiated.
Fans fafiated by marriage for extended periods include:
See also Gafia.
|From Fancyclopedia 2, ca. 1959|
|A variant of gafia; "Forced Away From It All."|
|This is a fanspeak page. Please extend it by adding information about when and by whom it was coined, whether it’s still in use, etc.|