Currently reading : He was a good man, he thought,
even a handsome man, and he deserved more than that.
He said to her, not leaving: I’m strong, and I have a good sense of humor. You will see that if you will only spend one evening with me. I can give you whatever you desire. I will make you very happy.
She said: I have said all I have to say and I’m not going to say any more. I am not happy to talk to you. And she turned her head and picked up from the grass a shiny metal foil, and blocked his view of her with it.
He said: All right for now, but I’m coming back!
She didn’t say anything in response.