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November 24, 2002

Plus Ça Change …

We’re leaving a performance of La Traviata, and the psychologist turns to me and says,

Sorry, that opera was too much like my work.”
Really?” I ask, “Do you have a lot of clients dying of tuberculosis?
No,” she responds, “AIDS, Hepatitis-C, and cancer.”
Too much drama, too much anguish, and way too much whining.” she continues.
But they whine so much more melodically in the opera.” is all I can respond.

Posted by distler at November 24, 2002 12:11 AM

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