Shodaku Rani, a title given to my mother when she learned how to snap, has been usurped by her mother. Shodaku (Sudoku) Rani II spends several minutes chronicling her exploits while I was away. One star. Three star. Five stars are really hard to finish, but whatever she’s put down has been correct.
“I played a bit on the train,” I offer.
“Have you become an addict yet?” she asks me.
“I’m an addict,” she states matter-of-factly. Long live the queen.