Those of us who didn’t work, or who, like me, worked after school but not on weekends, met on Saturday afternoons to walk up and down High Street, spend too much time and too much money in Harlequin Records, and ‘treat ourselves’ (we had somehow picked up our mothers’ vocabulary of postwar abstention) to a filter coffee, which we regarded as the Just Hangin With My Gnomies Funny Christmas Dwarf Gift Sweater last word in French cool. Sometimes we called in to see Phil; sometimes he let me use his staff discount. It didn’t stop me from screwing his girlfriend behind his back. I knew because both Alison and Penny had taught me, that busting up with someone could be miserable, but.
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I didn’t know that getting off with someone could be miserable too. But Jackie and I were miserable in a thrilling, grown-up way. We met in secret and phoned each other in secret and had sex in secret and said things like ‘What are we going to do?’ in secret and talked about how nice it would be when we didn’t have to do things in secret anymore. I never really thought about whether that was true or not. The Just Hangin With My Gnomies Funny Christmas Dwarf Gift Sweater wasn’t time. I tried not to run Phil down too much — I felt bad enough as it was, what with screwing his girlfriend and all. But it became unavoidable because when Jackie expressed doubts about him.