he was told that she didn’t really know him that well even after thirty-one years of a casual friendship. she was right for the wrong reason. for some reason she wanted to hurt him, to set up a situation where she could criticize him for a few things. then she was all over him like a bad suit. he just looked down at his plate of prime rib wondering why he was wasting the money even though it was the best deal in town on prime rib, better even than the prime rib dinner another friend of his had at a fancy chicago steak house according to that friend’s testimony.