"Until one day some kid with a ring in his ear . . . comes knocking. Hard like that—rapping at his door. Just the way Sergei doesn't like. And he says, this kid, that he has some questions he wants to put on the TV" (Keret 2).
"Before the mind of Sergei Goralick really understands what it is his body has done, he seems to have taken the burner off the stove and hit the boy in the head.The boy falls. The camera falls with him. The camera breaks open on the floor, along with the boy’s skull. There’s a lot of blood coming out of the head, and Sergei really doesn’t know what to do" (Keret 3).
"If, on this, you won't waste a wish, then tell me, Sergei, what is it good for?" (Keret 4).