So he'd called and asked (no matter how she'd said demand-he thought ask. He really did think ask) that she see him down at Digrino's and their regular table.
She and John had only been married for a year. They couldn't be that inconsistent. He'd given her away but usually John was chattering happily and she was texting him pretty regularly. They wasted a lot of money in text message fees.
It was worth it. Until this sudden bout of silence from her and her husband. So he sat down at the table, to wait.