MAMIE was sick. Hunch did not go to the house, but one night after supper, while he was changing his clothes to go to the Bartlett’s, Bruce came in.
“Hello, Bruce. Sit down.”
“Can’t stop but a minute. Where’re you going?”
“Up to see Jess.”
“I ain’t seen you to shake on that, have I, Hunch. Marne told me. She says Jess’s tickled to death....