A loving mother/daughter conversation.
Marinka: You have an orthodontist appointment right after school, so you need to leave at 3 on the dot to meet me. Don’t linger, please. Pretend you’re being shot out of a cannon.
13 year old daughter: Or I can just ask my teacher to leave five minutes early.
Marinka: That is definitely another possibility, but I like the cannon imagery, so let’s go with that.
One year ago ...
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