A (Gaslight) Anthem for Our Time
The light's coming in the window in a particular, peculiar dappled way, as if through the filter of a Sofia Coppola movie, when he turns to me and asks: "What's your favourite Gaslight Anthem song?" We're listening to Bring it On, which is obviously my favourite at that very moment, but it would seem too easy an answer. I roll over on to my stomach, chew my tongue for a second, bite my nail.
I look at him. "Is this a trick question?"