Ill have a bit and then join you, Mr. He dived for the cloud, dived into the cloud, dimly hearing the sounds of his own shrieks and smelling his own cooked meat.
"Old superstition of mine,he said. Then, reading the clipping again, he noticed something suggestive: Angela Ford from John Ford. Really, you mustnt — " Geoffrey had made as if to clap Ian on the shoulder and somehow that had turned into an embrace. In the process of getting out of the chair and into bed, one of his hands slipped and he came within an ace of falling.
Paul made a wounded, baffled noise, lowered his hand, and then leaned back, panting. There might be a scuffle.
Paul sat reflectively for a moment, re-read the last line (mentally filling in the omissions), and then simply went back to work. Then, around sun-up on the day after she had left, I Got the Hungries actually gave King of Pain a brief run for his money.