The speech had just ended and Sarah thought it was the most boring two hours of her life. Jonas had the same view. “What a time waste!” he was heard saying in the reception area, glass of wine in hand. Sarah’s eyes met his glance and he approached her. “Politicians never have something new to say, don’t you think?” he suggested as he handed her a topped-up wine glass.
She smiled, blushing at his communicative spirit, the ease with which he started a conversation with someone unknown.
“Yes,” she finally agreed. “But perhaps the evening will now be more interesting”.
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