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Anyway, back to Martin’s – it’s a favorite haunt of locals and tourists alike. The two-story tavern, which opened in the early 1930s, has hosted every president from Harry S. Truman to George W. Bush. John F. Kennedy used to be a regular. In fact, he proposed to Jackie in booth number three. In the main dining room, fox-hunting prints and black-and-white baseball photos hang on paneled walls while Tiffany-style lamps dangle from overhead.
This Saturday night,
She’s alone right now. Her boyfriend, Peter, is on his way to meet her. So
The man leans forward, his voice urgent. The noise from the bar makes it hard to hear, but
By the time Peter arrives,
After all, she’s been right before.
For instance, the shepherd’s pie is delicious.