​英語で小噺

English Rakugo Short Stories

by 鹿鳴家 英楽(Kanariya Eiraku)

44. 家賃

House Rent

44. 家賃

House Rent

​SCRIPT

A conversation between a man and his landlord.

M:  I’m going on a vacation for a month.
L:   I see. Have a good time.
M:   Can I turn off the gas?
L:    Oh, yes you can.
M:   Can I turn off the electricity?
L:    Oh, yes you can.
M:   Can I turn off the newspaper?
L:    Oh, yes of course.
M:   Then, why can’t I turn off the rent?