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“Which one of ’em is the deafest, y’think?”

“Mickey.”

“Yeah?”

“Read my lips, Treyvon: Mickey is deaf as hell. Actually, reading lips is pretty much how he’s communicating nowadays.”

“C’mon, now. That bad?”

“He could be the starting fullback for the Gallaudet Bisons.”

“Stop it.”

“Mickey’s deafness is so profound that one can neither reason nor study one’s way there; it can only be accepted in full through a revelation, or satori.”

“Now, you’re being ridiculous.”