Normally the driving force for writing letters to relatives and friends, Sade experiences a spell of writers block. Vic sympathizes, but is encouraging as he listens to some of Sade’s false starts in her letter.
Can she spice it up a little? Sade is at such a loss for words and news that she resorts to talking about politics. A topic that she is notably inept at.
Russell enters with some highlights about Smelly Clark. Will it be fodder for the letter, or just a distraction? Russell shares abot having banana splits, and business ventures of Smelly Clark. Maybe she ought to find a book of form letters to fall back on?
What other fascinating news about Russell’s friends might distract Vic from the letter? Derby hats, teasing and pranks among the kids, and more seem to entertain Vic, but Sade still isn’t pleased with her letter.