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Nonny Bear Feels Icky

Yael Mermelstein

Gavriel Farber and I had been hitting some rough spots lately. The first rough spot we hit was when he decided to make me a surprise party just because he wanted to. Let me tell you who he invited. He invited Gavriel Farber. Yup; that was all.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

He baked these lopsided cupcakes for me and he decorated my room with streamers while I was in the living room reading. When TJ and I came into the room, he shouted, “Surprise!” and he jumped up from behind my bed. He was even wearing a dumb party hat.

He didn’t plan any activities so we both kind of sat around feeling dumb. When I asked him why he did it he told me that he likes to “spice up his job” sometimes.

Oooooooookay.

You probably think I’m really under appreciative that I didn’t thank him and stuff my face with cupcakes. Cupcakes are actually the kind of food I can really manage eating on my own, too, and it was very thoughtful of Gavriel to consider that.

But I have my reasons.

 

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