Wednesday, June 16, 2010
Sorry Wrong Number
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"Hi, Ma. It's me. How are you?"
"Eh." ( similar to "meh", not the Canadian "eh")
"Dad called me while I was out. Is he in?"
"Yes." And she began shrieking his name until he picked up the extension.
"Hi Dad. It's me. What's up?"
There was a long pause as if he was listening to something.
"I just wanted to know when my doctor appointment is this week."
"Your appointment is...."
"Is that you huffing?" Dad asked. He was clearly irritated. I could tell he wanted to talk to me. Mostly to vent about Ma, but he was leery.
"Who is it then?"
"I think it's Darth Mater"