Around midnight the guests filed out for the night.
Denise: “Everyone had a great time, why so tense?”
Clive: “You know me, I’m not a party guy. I’m glad you had fun.”
Denise: “Thank you for everything. The party… The house… I mean that.”
Clive: “You know you don’t have to thank me.”
Denise: “Well, maybe I can show my gratitude in other ways…?”
Cecilia: “Like what?”