9 Chickweed Lane by Brooke McEldowney for December 16, 2008
Juliette says, "How are they going to convene an impartial jury?" Edda says, "It will be the same jury as before…But Amos and the second prize winner will play behind screens. Their performances will be completely anonymous. The jury will have to judge on sound alone." Juliette says, "How is Amos bearing up?" Edda says, "Great...He's smelling my hair." Juliette says, "I was talking about his focus." Juliette says, "So was I, mom. So was I."