Dinner conversation chez nous

INT. DINING ROOM – DAY

Child Two dances around the table singing Hebrew songs. Child One, 12, pipes up.

CHILD ONE

Do you know any limericks?

Webs chortles. Elvi eyes him.

ELVI

Not one about anybody from Maine.

She thinks a moment.

ELVI

Or Massachusetts. Or wherever it is.

CHILD ONE

Nantucket?

Webs cracks up. Elvi turns red.

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One thought on “Dinner conversation chez nous

  1. Oh, dear. And then she went on about buckets.

    I think Child Two was singing in Yiddish, actually. There was a lot of “chiri biri bom” going on. Or maybe that was later…

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