....with footnotes. Because it's me.
Dear Ms Kushner,
I have bought 2 copies. One for a friend and one for me.
You and Delia are SO right about needy artists. We are indeed.
I am all of a dither, Ellen. Thank you, thank you xx
Ellen! I have just sent you a message to ask you about the best way for me to buy one for me to read to my kids, and one to send to my friend Alex in the States ; a couple of years ago, when Alex still lived in Paris, I realised that he was going to be spending Chanukah far from all his family, and so I asked him to come to our home and share his festival with us,, and teach us about it. He came with all the necessary, including the tiny travel-menorah, and ... a dreidl each for the kids. I haven't seen him now since COVID, but my family is his family, and I cannot think of a better way to tell him that ...
I can’t believe that I did not add my voice to The Smoosh Report 2021! It was so good that it never made it outside of my apartment. I will make it again and take a photograph. It went down too quickly.