(in our seats at the Castro last Saturday night to watch "Parineeta," part of the Asian American Film Festival)
Non-desi friend: I'm really looking forward to this movie. I don't know what to expect.
Sobriquette*: Did you see "Bend it Like Beckham?"
NDF: Oh yeah!! I loved it!!!
Sobriquette: Well, it's nothing like that.
(maisnon's laughter is drowned out by the rising crescendo of organ music and cheering.)
* - formerly known as Nonblogging Friend.