July 2004 / Volume Five / Issue Three / Online
Michael Estabrook
Vincent Van Gogh

He didn't know who Van Gogh was. I
scratched at my ear, furrowed
my brow in disbelief. "How could you not
have heard of Vincent Van Gogh?"
He shrugged. "I don't know; just never
studied him in school is all.
I'm an electrical engineer, you see."
"Oh."