neesh guy walking by: "hey neesh!"
me, disinterested: "oh hi."
guy walks off.

"who was that?"
"oh a friend of mine at another college, my best friend, in fact."
"that was rather casual, then..."

what's most fun is finishing his anecdotes when he's telling them to other people. what's most fun, in fact, is knowing what he thinks about me and so not caring what i do, knowing that he knows me, and sharing a common language. in a new place with new people, it's great to be able to escape back to the old people now and then, for a bit of familiarity and mutual understanding, effortless friendship.
what's it to you?
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