Scene: Driving on the highway, sleepy, worried about the work week to come. Me and Russell Jenkins in the car. Russell Jenkins is sleeping on his pillow in the backseat, and I’m listening to NPR, playing excerpts from the Third Coast International Audio Festival. The show they’re airing is What Happened at Dos Erres. It’s something.
Oscar’s Father: I tried and tried to drown my sorrows. Then, I discovered that my sorrows could swim.