​英語で小噺

English Rakugo Short Stories

by 鹿鳴家 英楽(Kanariya Eiraku)

90. あの世

Hereafter

90. あの世

Hereafter

​SCRIPT

A woman lost her husband last year. She wanted to talk with her late husband again and asked a medium or Reibai-shi to put her into communication with the dead.

W: Darling, are you happy now?

M: Yes, I’m happy.

W: Are you happier than you were on earth with me?

M: Yes, I’m happier than I was on earth with you.

W: Oh, really? Can you tell me what heaven is like?

M: Heaven? No, I’m in hell.