What can YOU say in six sentences?
As we walked towards the door, an elderly lady, who we hadn’t noticed sitting in an alcove, beckoned to us and said, “Excuse me, I couldn’t help overhearing, are you looking for Mark?”
“Mark, yes, Mark Grosvenor!” I’m quite sure that my heart missed a number of beats.
“My name’s Miss Leeson, but please call me Agnes. I’m Mark’s next door neighbour in apartment 9; are you relatives of his?”
“Well, I think we may well be.”