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“It’s Romantic”

They were playing quirk-quirk. When he said he found her habit of clicking pictures of odd objects weird, she retorted with saying his habit of twirling his moustache while watching television was peculiar.

Decades ago, on the evening they first met, they had played scrabble. They had little time to talk about quirks. Perhaps they should have. Then she’d have known he was petrified of puppies and…