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They came in noisily. The oldest one was talking about a foreign university and his wife was listening carefully, wearing a face of something important. Two younger couples were waiting them at a table. They all were dressed studiedly casual, with their hair correctly unkempt and they had planned even the volume of their words…

The waitress brought the menu and they all ordered one by one with solemnity. One could see it was an important occasion and could listen to an academic type of conversation. However, the scene was totally out of place in the corner’s Chinese restaurant. There they sale more to go and it is more like a fast food place, except because they take too long in the orders.


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