"There isn’t anything I can do about it," Ole Andreson said.
"I’ll tell you what they were like."
"I don’t want to know what they were like," Ole Andreson said. He looked at the wall. (180-2)
"The only thing is," he said, talking toward the wall, "I just can’t make up my mind to go out. I been here all day."
The cook opened the door from the kitchen when he heard Nick’s voice. (215)
"I don’t even listen to it," he said and shut the door.