"He suddenly couldn't remember if he had known this or not, and it made him quite irritable."
"He hadn't looked for a long time."
"Bet I know something else you don't. There's dew on the grass in the morning."
"And if you look-there's a man in the moon."
"Of course I 'm happy. What does she think? I'm not?"
"Am I what?"
"Are you happy?"
"Is that all it was? Well, good-bye dear."
"How long you figure before we save up and get the fourth wall torn out and a fourth wall-TV put in? It's only two thousand dollars."
"It's only two thousand dollars, and I should think you'd consider me sometimes."
"We're already doing without a few things to pay for the third wall. It was put in only two months ago, remember?"
"That's one-third of my yearly pay."
"He was not happy. He was not happy. He said the words to himself. He recognized this as the true state of affairs. He wore his happiness like a mask and the girl had run off across the lawn with the mask and there was no way of going to knock on her door and ask for it back."