by Sayed Kashua
Sayed Kashua realizes he (and his jokes) may be getting old
'So long as you sit quietly,' my daughter said when she realized I would be the one coming to a parents’ meeting in class. 'Just don’t try to be funny, Dad,” she said. 'You only embarrass me and yourself.'
I only began to feel it recently. Suddenly the image staring back at me from the bathroom mirror seemed slightly different.