2. Conversation at the GP's:
Me: That's a nasty cough.
Nurse: Yes. It's the smoking.
Nurse: I'm giving up.
Me: Oh right?
Nurse: I'd given up, but my mother died before Christmas and I took it up again.
Nurse: I'm going to give up. (Pause) The trouble is, I don't want to.
I do really.
3. I look up the number of the Indian restaurant I want to go to in the phone book. But when we arrive, I realise I've booked the one over the road; so we go there instead, and they have live jazz.