In which a veteran of cultural studies seminars in the 1990s moves into academic administration and finds himself a married suburban father of two. Foucault, plus lawn care.
The Girl tried out for a part in the church Christmas play. The play is based on the nativity scene.
Conversation at the tryout:
Teacher: TG, are you hoping to play Mary?
TG: (deadpan) Meh. It depends on who plays Joseph.
Teacher: (sotto voce) smart girl.
She’s playing a shepherd.