November 23rd, 2001

self portrait (escher)

dignity backfires

"Is Claire there?" I meant to ask. But when I tried to say the words out loud, they suddenly rhymed. Tack on a two second pause while I reconsider my wording, and we get the following:
    self: Hi. Is Claire... home?

      Fortunately, she wasn't.
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