“How can a place remain unchanged for decades? Progress bypasses certain lethargic mindsets and places.”
“What makes you say that, Uncle John? The eatery at the corner has just sprung up.”
“The yellow-and-black number plates on cabs, the style of parking with two wheels on the sidewalk, and people rushing towards the railway station in distant view – nothing has changed.”
“Would you like to cast a glance at those dingy rooms on the second floor?’
How does his nephew know of the flesh trade that happened there? Uncle John hoped his life history was not being replicated.