128. The Wedding (2)

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The next day, Harlan called Nevin to thank for coming to the wedding. “By the way, was your steak?” he asked. “Ernie told me steak was tough, and so did several others.”
was tough,” Nevin said. “It looked and smelled , but it was tough. I needed a steak , because my butter knife wasn’t working out. But didn’t have any steak knives on the table. guess that’s part of our war against terrorists. , I ate about a fourth of it, and the rest on the plate. Janelle's was a tough, too. She switched it for salmon.”
Nevin on. “Also, as you probably know, the only was busted. It had an out of order on it. One of the two soap dispensers the men’s room was completely empty of soap. the plus side, the wait staff served the without coughing on it or getting their fingers over the plates or glasses. And they always sir, ma’am, please, thank you, and you’re welcome. , perhaps most important to me, I never had ask to have my coffee cup refilled.”
Harlan Nevin to write a letter to the Cowfish how tough his steak was, and about the negatives he had just mentioned. Nevin asked how Harlan was hoping to get refunded. “Well, I they’re going to get four or five complaint . If they don’t refund me at least $2,000, 'll tell them that I’m going to hire a .”
“Well, I hope the rest of the evening better than the dinner,” Nevin said.
“Oh, yes,” Harlan. “I was online all last night and a great deal on a cruise to Panama. ’ll save 50 percent if we go during the season and if we take the cabin nearest the engine room, so I signed us up.”