“I turned my collar inside out this morning; but what is the use, one side is as dirty as the other. Do you think I look hungry, mon ami?'
'You look pale.'
'Curse it, what can one do on bread and potatoes? It is fatal to look hungry. It makes people want to kick you.
He stopped at a jeweller's window and smacked his cheeks sharply to bring the blood into them. Then, before the flush had faded, we hurried into the restaurant and introduced ourselves to the patron.”