From where he sat in the classroom Hercules the Lesser looked out and decided maybe he wanted what Hercules the Greater had. Hercules the Greater probably wanted a life more like Hercules the Lesser if he even knew Hercules the Lesser existed.
“Should I play for you?” Miss Kravitz asked.
“Please,” Hercules the Lesser answered
Miss Kravitz sat down at the piano and played “Puppet on a String.” She sang it in German. She wasn’t sure why that song meant so much to her, but she was glad it did.