Sunday, 11:30 AM - Its early morning and I’ve just risen from the dead. I see dad sitting on his armchair shuffling some books. He has his second cup of tea and the newspaper by his side.
Dad: “Morning, duffer. Any idea what emancipate means?”
(Probably, he is looking for the classic Oxford dictionary that he got us in my 5th grade)
Me: “Umm. Could you tell me the sentence where this word is used?”
(Just so that I know the scope for the wild guess that I was going to take)
That was enough for him to realize that I didn’t know the meaning either. He picked up his phone and googled it.
Dad: “It means to free someone from slavery.”
Me: “Ha! Something that I would never experience in my life.” (He smirked)
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