Julia and Brian discuss the future and they do not see it with the same eyes.
Hung-over Tom makes an announcement interrupting the sacred Sunday morning silence.
The narrator sits by the window, staring into the darkness. The clock counts dutifully every second. Something is about to happen.
Brendan felt gravity pull at his mind and body as he descended the escalator into the dome between the subway platforms…
On a vibrant square in a foreign city the storyteller sits down and observes the street life that later interweaves with their own life.