Verbal champagne and the other kind, too
"`What have you found?' Troy asked."Rod wiped the label with his sleeve."`The paper's a bit perished, but it says 1928 and I'd lay odds of ten to one it's Veuve Clicquot.'"`Does champagne keep that long?'"`Haven't the foggiest. But there's only one way to find out.'"
"Pure," as loyal reader Loren Eaton likes to say, "gold."
© Peter Rozovsky 2010