Words defeat me. I am Scandinavian. These are my people. We have a strange sense of humor, but I can't tell if these nice Norwegian men singing "What does the fox say?" and rhyming Morse and horse and making odd "fox" noises are being ironic.
Camilla Mortensen is associate editor and reporter at Eugene Weekly. She is also a folklorist and a community college and university instructor. She has two horses, an assortment of dogs, and lives in a 1975 Airstream trailer. Sometimes all these details collide in unforeseen ways.