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-He’s trying to tell a few of the guys he gets together with about a strange experience he’s had a couple of nights ago involving coyotes. ​ But he’s had three, four shots of whiskey and four or five beers, shouldn’t have done that, Stacy’ll know when he gets home, see the muffled look in his eyes and remind him of all the promises he’s made and broken about staying off hard alcohol -- drugs and alcohol destroying the lives of a whole generation of black youth, hell, not just the youth but adults as well, Bumper himself being one of them.  Go on about how he’s supposed to be a role model, etcetera, she’s up in the stratosphere on her soapbox, guess she’s right, wait, almost forgot, she’s not at home. But anyway, whiskey’s why Bumper can’t tie his thoughts together into a neat package right now, they’re a spaghetti-tangle. So it’s the whiskey and in addition to that, the bar’s noisier than usual, have to shout to be heard above the incessant din of the clientele, the unrelieved ba-doom, ba-doom, ba-doom of the kick drum and bass percolating through scalding rap songs that threaten to overflow the speakers like coffee overboiling the pot: can’t hear himself think. Says that to the others.+He’s trying to tell a few of the guys he gets together with about a strange experience he had a couple of nights ago involving coyotes. ​ But he’s had three, four shots of whiskey and four or five beers, shouldn’t have done that, Stacy’ll know when he gets home, see the muffled look in his eyes and remind him of all the promises he’s made and broken about staying off hard alcohol -- drugs and alcohol destroying the lives of a whole generation of black youth, hell, not just the youth but adults as well, Bumper himself being one of them.  Go on about how he’s supposed to be a role model, etcetera, she’s up in the stratosphere on her soapbox, guess she’s right, wait, almost forgot, she’s not at home. But anyway, whiskey’s why Bumper can’t tie his thoughts together into a neat package right now, they’re a spaghetti-tangle. So it’s the whiskey and in addition to that, the bar’s noisier than usual, have to shout to be heard above the incessant din of the clientele, the unrelieved ba-doom, ba-doom, ba-doom of the kick drum and bass percolating through scalding rap songs that threaten to overflow the speakers like coffee overboiling the pot: can’t hear himself think. Says that to the others.
  
 ”Maybe it’s not the noise level why you can’t hear yourself think. Maybe it’s your blood alcohol level,” Jeff says, or some remark similar to that, something funny, so that the other two, James and Louis, bellow elaborately. ​ That’s okay, Bumper laughs with them, he’s a good sport about it. ”Maybe it’s not the noise level why you can’t hear yourself think. Maybe it’s your blood alcohol level,” Jeff says, or some remark similar to that, something funny, so that the other two, James and Louis, bellow elaborately. ​ That’s okay, Bumper laughs with them, he’s a good sport about it.

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