Sammy's had a bad week - his wallet's gone, along with his new shoes, he's
been arrested then beaten up by the police and thrown out on the street -
and he's just gone blind. He remembers a row with his girlfriend, but she
seems to have disappeared. Things aren't looking too good for Sammy and his
problems have hardly begun

James Kelman—How Late It Was, How Late

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