"It's still available," Maelo affirms. "You know I give priority to political refugees?"
Stammering, Noah says, "I come from Alberta."
"Okay," Maelo answers, apparently satisfied.
Saturday, March 27, 2010
Political refugees get priority
That's what it said in the ad for the apartment, in the novel I'm reading (Nikolski, by Nicolas Dickner). Puzzling, but Noah makes the call anyway. It made me laugh out loud in public: