“It’s very shiny.” she said, “Sparkly. Like it has a light of its own.”
“It does.” he replied. “Push the switch.”
“Ooooh. It flashes too?” she gushed.
“Yes and it has a short hose and a strong compressor.” he added.
“I’ve always wanted one of these.” she said.
“You’re lying. I know you don’t care now, but I’ll feel better if you have this emergency 5-in-1 item in your car.” he said. “I know it’s something you never would have bought for yourself. You shouldn’t have to wait any longer for it.”
“Good things come to those who wait.” Do you agree? How long is it reasonable to wait for something you really want?