“I just don’t feel comfortable discussing it here. I don’t want somebody listening in,” she said.
The pointed glances compound the verbal volleying occurring at Table 7. It would seem that the writing is on the wall for this couple and each lobbied barb adds to the crumbling of their relationship.
But downstairs, someone is digesting their talk, scribbling notes furiously. She was right to be paranoid, someone is indeed keeping tabs on their conversation.
But it’s not something to fear for the close surveillance was just the good fortune they needed.