Hi Moshe, Thank you for writing! I changed the story to make it more intelligible to someone who is not a local. Thank you for those suggestions. Yes, the holiday is Independence Day in the US; fireworks that are not “safe and sane” are illegal for regular citizens to set off. Which didn’t stop them one whit! :)

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