'You'd love the carousel, Al' Holden said. He was sitting on a bench in the park by himself. It was unclear if he was reminiscing aloud or if he really thought he was talking to his deceased younger brother.
'I'd buy you all the cotton candy you want' Holden said smiling. 'We won't tell Mom. You can eat all you want until you puke your guts out' Holden said laughing hysterically.
A couple with a small child walked a little faster as they passed him. The couple exchanged a nervous glance. Let's go, Al' Holden said standing and walking away.