Amazon what the hell.
You provide a cool RDS proxy which can be used to manage connection pooling which is especially useful for concurrent Lambda invocations.
But if you have an Aurora cluster and a read-intensive workload it is basically useless because it only sends traffic to the writer instance.
WTF?! Literally the one use case we have is the one thing it doesn’t do. AAARRRGGHHHH

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    Wait, srsly?
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    It's a good thing you found out before implementing it, otherwise you'd have the writer being like "I'm dying!" in the corner whilst the readers be like
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