He poured the coffee Into the cup He put the milk Into the cup of coffee He put the sugar Into the coffee with milk With a small spoon He churned He drank the coffee And he put down the cup Without any word to me He emptied the coffee with milk And he put down the cup Without any word to me He lighted One cigarette He made circles With the smoke He shook off the ash Into the ashtray
Through their routine morning acts, we can know or imagine a lot about their relationship and each one's personality and mood. - You never say anything. - What do you want me to say? - I don't know. Their "goodbye" without words is meaningful. I especially like his gesture "playing" with her hair and how she waits till he is out of sight.