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Nash, Edith / Practice the here and now: selected writings of Edith Nash
(2001)

Nash, Edith
At the Hemingways,   pp. 11-12


Page 12

12 "We don't go by those rules at our house."
 "Why not?"
 "We just don't. We aren't part of the Jewish religion. I used to go to the
Unitarian Sunday School. Now I go to the Congregational Church with your
family."
 "Why?"
 "Because your sister is my best friend."
 "Oh... What would you do if you had a helping of canned beans on your plate
and you could just see a teeny, tiny sliver of pork in it?"
 "I would eat it."
 I sat at the Hemingway table, smelled the good smells of Dr. Hemingway's
"hockies" and wondered what country I had come from and where I belonged.


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