Quotation by Graham Swift

I am struck by the way people behave on the Tube. They look at each other beadily and inquisitively, and something goes on in their thoughts which must be equivalent to the way dogs and other animals, when they meet, sniff each other's arses and nuzzle each other's fur.
Graham Swift (b. 1949), British novelist, short–story writer. Shuttlecock, ch. 3 (1981).
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