A Matter of Taste

by Mali Knapp

"Can I help you?" The wine shop owner asked in a brusque voice. Hesitating, I again scrutinized the many bottles of wine before me.

"I'm really not sure," I said. After meeting his eyes, I asked, "What do you have for the beer drinker?"

A small pause and a sigh later, he replied, "Pity."

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