Harone Na Hythe, from "Seabird". This would be from early in the 2nd half of the story, specifically Chapter 3. Earlier that night their sm group was attacked. Someone was severely wounded, and they barely escaped from their attackers. They're hiding in a ruined summer barn--wondering how long until their foes find them. Click to enlarge!
“the only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars.” ― Jack Kerouac, On the Road
‘Take a Book. Leave a Book.’ Boi Memorial Library, First Little Free Library, Hudson WI, 2012. One of many photographs of public libraries, in "The Public Library; a Photographic Essay https://www.amazon.com/The-Public-Library-Photographic-Essay/dp/161689217X/?tag=braipick-20
No question: I both want & need one of these! First, just as the inventor planned--for reading a book while eating; Second, while transcribing text from a tightly-bound book to a WORD doc, instead of holding the book open with an elbow. Using a crinkly kitten toy or the puppy's chewbone as a page marker does not improve efficiency. "Book on Book" is manufactured by TENT (Japan) & can only be purchased from them. cost approx $65