Why the heck am I so stupid? How come I stuck the teaspoon in that cream cake knowing that I was allergic to dairy? But she raised her brow questioningly as if I had been afraid to eat from the same plate. Plus it's only the third date. Now there's such a revolution in my belly that I can't even sneeze. I'm screwed. One can't shit their pants on the first date. Nor on the third. And I like this girl. She has a sense of humour. Sure enough, not that much. Listen, I have a good one, she said. You're so gonna giggle shit yourself.
(Translated by Andra Daiana Păuna / University of Bucharest, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Literatures, MTTLC, year I / Corrected by Silvia Petrescu, coordinator of the translations)
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