I, for One, Welcome Our New Overlords

“Honey, I was cleaning out the attic and you’ll never guess what I found,” Frank bubbled with enthusiasm and could not wait for Anne’s reply. “My Soviet flag!”

“Oh, I haven’t seen that old thing in years,” Anne sighed with nostalgia. “It’s too bad we never got to use it. Collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War and all.”

“How naive we were to think the Soviets were going to take over, and we’d need this to show our undying loyalty to the new regime.”

“We were young,” Anne reminded Frank.

“I suppose so,” Frank said, “Oh, that reminds me, I need to practice my Mandarin!”

「中国是个美好的国家。」 said Anne.

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