In a message dated 02/05/2008 11:15:29 GMT Standard Time, barriekarp@GMAIL.COM writes:
"Across the narrow yard where the rain tinkled in the dark against some battered ash cans, windows were blandly alight and in one of the a black-trousered man with his bare elbows raised could be seen lying supine on an untidy bed."
I have wondered about this, too. Could he have his hands clasped below his resting head? But then why not say so?
Anthony Stadlen

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