—Typical. When it gets close to my birthday, he starts to talk excitedly about “simple living!”
Han Ola og han Per
—What does it say, Ola?
—It says we have to drive at least 40 miles an hour after Main Street.
—And our speed wasn’t more than 5 miles an hour. What should we do then?
—We are bound to back up and try to get more speed.
—Now it’s going at 45 miles an hour
—Keep it up, Ola.
This article originally appeared in the Nov. 13, 2020, issue of The Norwegian American. To subscribe, visit SUBSCRIBE or call us at (206) 784-4617.