whereas a man speaks only when driven to speech by
something outside himself - like, for instance,
he can't find any clean socks.
- Jean Kerr
Thursday, February 23rd - Evening
Bill was tired of sitting at home alone and brooding. Tonight he was determined to sit in the pub. Alone. And brood.
He was relieved to see that Arthur wasn't behind the bar when he came in and he ordered an ale and found an empty table near the back.