"WHAT A BALL," called Luigi in his best New Jersey slang. He put another tablespoon of Mexican sauce on his hamburger and repeated the phrase for anyone who might be listening. "What an absolute ball." He was describing the party after the opening of the ballet.
"The Ballet Meister,"
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