“Maybe you need glasses,” Boar said, fitting a piece into the middle of the puzzle. Hen shrugged and stared out the window to the backyard.
“I can see fine.”
“Are you drinking water? Dehydration can cause headaches.”
“I guzzle the stuff. And I exercise, and my teeth are fine,” she said. “It’s some kind of tumour. Has to be.”
Boar clucked his tongue, dug through the pieces.
“Do you see anything that’s green and white?”
“Never mind, I found it,” he said. “If you think that, you should see a doctor.”
“And catch pneumonia? Hospitals only make you sicker.”