In the Afternoon:
Ten minutes resetting all the public computers.
And now the phone’s screwed up.
Sorry, kid. No headphones.
Card charger advice.
“Rainbow fish” books for his little sister.
T is for trespass, by Sue Grafton.
I check a computer reservation.
Lampwork glass beads.
A kid tells someone to shut up and is told to shut up.
The fish kids are back for more fish books, also DNA and drawing …
Stop hitting him, and shut up!
Shut up! (Different patron)
The bathroom’s open, sir.
The stairs are by the front door, kid.
Paper and pancil.
Computer signup advice.
A long patron story about pages missing in the newspaper.
I chase some kids out of the stacks, though they would deny they were chased out.
There’s a clock behind you, kid.
Huckleberry Finn on CD.
A little girl returns the golf pencil she borrowed.
Seeing Emily, by Joyce Lee Wong.
Ten minutes to go. I call for pizza.
We're closing, sir. ... Don't get pissed.