Nancy Gish wrote in response to something I'd asked of Steve P:
>I think it depends what you mean by "appears." He does not speak and is
>not at the pub, but he is present at the remembered Sunday dinner of hot
>gammon. Until then he is only referred to as wanting sex and having
>provided money. When the speaker shifts to a memory of the dinner it is
>of them all eating it.
Thank you Nancy. I sent Steve a clarification of my question which must
have crossed with your reply. But what you've said need not be read
only in relation to me.