[the oven bell rings]

Mrs. Kersh: I had some cookies I made in the oven before you came. Stay right there.

Beverly Marsh: I shouldn’t impose. I’m going to…

Mrs. Kersh: No, no, no, no, no, no. I insist.
[she goes to get the cookies; Beverly looks at the photos on the wall]

Beverly Marsh: Your photos are lovely, Mrs. Kersh. Are these your family?

Mrs. Kersh: My father came to this country with fourteen dollars in his pocket.

Beverly Marsh: What did he do, Mrs. Kersh?

Mrs. Kersh: My father joined the circus.
[Beverly notices a creepy looking old photo of a young Mrs. Kersh and her father, who was Pennywise]

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