“"Afterwards there were half a dozen just episodic affairs, right up to the present. Is that close?"
She laughed between amusement and tears. "It's about as wrong as it could be," she said, to Dick's relief. "But some day I'm going to find somebody and love him and love him and never let him go."
Now his phone rang and Dick recognized Nicotera's voice, asking for Rosemary. He put his palm over the transmitter.
"Do you want to talk to him?"
She went to the phone and jabbered in a rapid Italian Dick could not understand.”