20. “You can talk!”…

20.

"You can talk!" The poet was startled. Of course, she had known that he could talk -- she just hadn't been able to understand him. "I can understand you!" Then she remembered her manners. "I liked the soup very much. It was delicious. Thank you."

The mathematician smiled. "The wind is so loud here, and I mostly talk to myself. I forgot how other people talk."

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