Tender is the Night
He stayed in the big room a long time listening to the buzz of the electric clock, listening to time (2.12.20).
"Do you mind if I pull down the curtain?"
"Please do. It’s too light in here" (1.21.18-19).
In a day or two Dick would try to banish the ghost of Rosemary before it became walled up with them, but for the moment he had no force to do it (2.11.54).