— Sorry. The tax-free shop doesn’t open until we’re in international waters.
HAN OLA OG HAN PER
— Well Lars, today you can either wash clothes or come with us and dig.
— Take your choice
— I prefer to wash the clothes
— Ow! Ow! Ow! Help! Help!
— He is completely all in, boy
— Let’s lay him there in the shade.
— We need to get something strong in him
— There is nothing left in the big jug Per – Take the one that’s on the table.
This article originally appeared in the Oct. 23, 2020, issue of The Norwegian American. To subscribe, visit SUBSCRIBE or call us at (206) 784-4617.