Wednesday morning dawned with air so crisp Dean was awake before the alarm, awake to a knock down gorgeous day, "one of the ten best" prattled a cheery voice on the kitchen table radio.
I just prattled on about whatever was in my head at the time.
All the time she was eating, Gladys prattled on about her magnificent dreams of the snow-covered landscape of faraway planets and the lustful urges of their alien inhabitants.
"I can't thank you and Betsy enough," he prattled as we shook hands.
Fred prattled on about a mystery where something similar had occurred but Dean paid him no attention as he glanced through the newspaper.