Despite the brevity of this encounter, I envy it. Nighthawks at the Diner is one of my favorite Waits albums, and I was just thinking the other day that if I ever met him, I’d mention it. Playing call-and-response like this would be a delight. Thanks for sharing.
My most decidedly very extra-specially good sir —
It has been far too long since I typed at you, and for that I am nothing short of both a cad and a bounder who humble beseeches your forgiveness.
Your post prompted two responses from me: