“I remember seeing this show in New York 25 years ago. Do you remember, dear?”

“Oh yes, it was 1986 or something. It was your 40th birthday.”

“That’s right, 1986. My 40th birthday. I was slimmer then.”

“Morgan Freeman played the main role, the Messenger.”

“Yes, he was good.”

“He still looks the same.”

“It seems longer than it did in 1986. It is longer? Two and a half hours seems long.”

“Everything takes more time these days, dear.”

“Apart from that, it doesn’t seem like it’s changed much since 1986.”

“Should it have?”