listening through a new brain (2015)
prologue: frogs have so much spring:
- homeless lady/grace singing in the prologue reminds me about how she, being homeless and really having nothing, ties together this theme of mortality, and life’s strangeness, and being grateful for what you have despite the circumstances.
- gordon hasn’t “finish[ed] one song,” so i wonder how long he’s been employed with mr bungee
- rhoda and gordon’s bickering/conversation feels really familiar between them. i wonder how long they’ve been friends; i hope since college,,, i have a lot of love for rhoda being the pillar of Work Ethic and advice and support and being a little bit bossy