Performed by Robert Sean Leonard
A boy's parents shrink as he grows taller until the boy's eight-inch mother and father accompany him (in his shirt pocket) on an awkward first date, offering advice in overloud whispers and weeping with joy after the boy scores his first kiss.
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Pride and Joy by Etgar Keret. Copyright © by Etgar Keret. Translated by Miriam Shlesinger and Sondra Silverston. Published as part of The Nimrod Flip Out by Farrar