Davis leaned and spat into the coals. Well what are you waitin for? he said.Waitin for the water to cool down.
We was just waitin for the damn water to heat up.
And now itâ€™s got to cool down till itâ€™s just right.
Youâ€™re a fool you know that?
Whatâ€™s foolish is squanderin the brightness and acidity of these beans. Kent poured water into two enameled cups. He waited a moment and then dumped the water on the parched earth.
Davis sat there watching him. Just make the damn coffee, he said.