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  • We were three people on the sidewalk waiting for the light to change. He elbowed me and said, "Hey, do you know where 'Thursday' is?" Ashes flew from his cigarette as he offered this question to the two of us, and to no one in particular.

    When we only turned to look at each other, he added, "I think someone said it's supposed to be around here?" and he spun around in exaggerated directionlessness.

    In unison, we answered "I think Thursday is tomorrow..."
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