She was sitting on the top of her steps, bundled up in a coat, smoking a cigarette whose smell cut straight through the cold emptiness of the air.
“I thought you had quit smoking a long time ago,” I said.
“I did. But sometimes you get lonely and there’s no better company in the world.”
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