The plot may revolve around a marathon domino
match but don't get bogged-down by the details of the game. How the characters' lives overlap is far more interesting.
She still acted oddly, thought Bubu, who was so
used to Nora never letting anything of his
dissipations out of the bag, that he really
couldn't take it in that she'd just threatened to
reveal his late arrival home, and his adventure,
as far as she suspected it, to his friends. Had
he hurt her so deeply that she was out for
revenge? For Christ's sake, it wasn't the first
time that something like this had happened. She
went droning on, talked drivel, swore at him,
even, when he went too far, as he had yesterday
evening, to be honest, but she'd always hidden it
from his friends.