Part 2 has arrived #Murakami

I just picked up my copy of part II of ‘Killing Commendatore’ . I wrote about part I here.

I had a voucher to pick it up. So as I approached the cashier we had some small-talk about it and how she would have to scan the voucher in the cash register.

What followed seemed like a conversation straight out of the book.

‘Would you like a bookmark to go with that?, the cashier asked me.

┬┤Here is one with a cat on it.’

‘Considering the writer, that would be appropriate’, I replied in an unusual sense of wittiness.

‘Are there no cats in there then?’ , she said.

‘I haven’t seen one up till now, but I will be sure to let you know when I do.’

As I walked towards the exit I had a big smile on my face…