The fish had been singing all day.
There weren't meant to be fish in the little ornamental pond in Crossroads Park at all - it was too shallow; it froze over in winter.
But there they were, 7 large goldfish, singing in thick Polish accents.
100 years, 100 years,
May they live!
Jeszcze raz, jeszcze raz!
Passers-by were by turns confused, warmed, blessed, & healed, except those who spat or threw things at the fish, who were instead cursed.
100 years could, after all, be either.
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