"Not only it came," he said, "but Dick Hess called up here about one o’clock last night—just after our little fracas—and asked me to meet him for a drink, the bastard.
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Once upon a peculiar time, long before there were towers or steeples or any tall buildings at all in the city of London, there was a flock of pigeons who got it into their minds that they wanted a nice, high place to roost, above the bustle and fracas of human society.
Ransom Riggs -- Hollow City
After the noise subsided above, I saw that it was past noon and at the same time realized that both the fornication and the fracas had in some urgent, vicarious way made me incredibly hungry, as if I had actually partaken in whatever had taken place up there.