1. Nick makes us wait to see the signal change and the train depart.
2. To hear that Alec has been praising Nick's fried potatoes. He says they are better than Granny's.
3. My writing group has kept on trucking right through lockdown with no break for Easter or half term or bank holidays. We agree that we should take August off. Some of us admit that we're not writing except at these sessions on a Monday. But despite ourselves, we write, and find things that we want to continue working at during the week.