The Genius Who Came to Christmas Dinner

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Greg’s mom invited an old woman over for Christmas dinner. She had met her at some community event. “She’ll be all alone, otherwise. She’s an intellectual, so I thought she might like meeting Greg. She says she’s lonely for people who understand her.”

When the old woman arrived, and Greg’s father was taking her coat, she said, “My own daughter and son-in-law refused to have me over. He’s a…