Scarlett laughed uproariously! “Of course I don’t think you’re pushy! But you know Sonny will be crushed that he can’t close the deal. Poor boy probably never has, if you know what I mean! Well, this calls for a drink!”
“And a much more liesurely day. We need to rest up for dinner at Auntie’s.” Vesta was relieved that accepting her aunt’s Manhattan townhouse — instead of cooperatively purchasing a flat — was amenable to the other two.
Scarlett cleared the celebratory sugar-rimmed glasses, grabbed her camera, and suggested sightseeing in their new neighborhood.
The weight of real estate shopping lifted, the three spinsters toured New York with light hearts.
They laughed and snacked and stayed out until it was time for dinner at Auntie’s townhouse.
Scarlett captured their romp on film, which they would take to the pharmacy to be developed in the coming week.