“Is this Chinese, Korean or what?”
“How in the world should I know?”
I jumped. I didn’t know the muse had entered.
She frowned at the photo.
“All I know is that it isn’t ancient Greek. I haven’t read since Timocles.”
“A lot of help you are….”
“You could ask a friend….”
Kyung is Korean and Lilly Chinese, but I would never bother either of them over this photo!
“Just begin with someone who is lost in a new culture, OK?”
I started writing, “Thalia hadn’t had a date in two millennia.”
“I thought you only knew ancient Greek?”
word count = 100
OK, I had nothing. And since I didn’t know the language, I was 99.99% sure which ever language I picked, even doing a coin toss, I’d be wrong. And that idea distracted me, so…