When did you say your performance of the Mendelssohn will be, Margaret?"Here's another must-read installment in Marjorie Kransberg-Talvi's Frantic: the memoir.
"Margie," I corrected. "I'll be playing it in a couple of weeks."
"Where dear? I've forgotten."
"In Kansas, with the City Symphony."
"That's right," said Miss DeLay with a smile. "Mention Kansas and I become nostalgic. That's where I grew up—in Medicine Lodge."
"You don't say," I replied with feigned interest.