"‘Suck it into your lungs!’
I stared at my best friend, Dorothy, and frowned. ‘I am.’
‘Not enough,’ she giggled. ‘Oh for goodness sake, Sally, give it back to me.’
I handed over the water pipe. ‘It’s okay for you, you’re a smoker.’
She laughed. ‘You do it like this.’
I watched her pop the hose tip into her mouth and draw the smoke deep into her lungs. She looked at me from across the table as she expertly blew smoke rings at me."