Fragments Chapter 20 Page 6

“Well you wouldn’t believe the goings on here last night! Mountaineers get up to all sorts of tricks so they do. The couple looked lovely. Josh and Mary Holly now joined in matrimony a long life of failed expectations ahead of them-”

“MARY!!!” Luiz remonstrated but only jokingly. Truth was both he and Mary were in their sixties but she was as bubbly as a twenty year old just

back from a party every time she was recounting the weddings in particular that passed through. He loved her all the more for that.

“Oh now they were a lovely couple and all, she seemed a bit cookie but he had that look of love for her in his eyes and, do you know, I saw them flitting to and fro talking to all of their