Their hands were acting as airfoils, producing lift, not drag.
When she gets to Lenny’s he offers her a beer and a bong hit...
And that girls came to his house all the time, cheap girls from the docks.
She knew what boys can do to girls: if the girls are alone, and helpless.
He didn’t want us tracking whether Betsy’s hair was up or down.
When he had passed from view, I stumbled back from the window.
I used bravado to protect myself when we lived in poverty.