karen - their only daughter shy bookish kind naive an artist too who let her parents down by marrying an arab whom they grudge-matched with for 35 years

Salim Nourallah is going through Beautiful Noise song-by-song and it’s really good stuff….

In other news there is a squirrel living right above my head and it’s somewhat annoying. It’s dropping nuts onto the ceiling. But we’re kind of building a relationship, he not unlike the elderly upstairs neighbor in an urban high-rise, cane scraping against the floor as he shuffles about his flat.