ENOCH


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And so these people gathered and smoked ciga- rettes and talked and Enoch Robinson, the boy from the farm near Winesburg, was there.
That is the kind of thing young Enoch Robinson trembled to say to the guests who came into his room when he was a young fellow in New York City, but he always ended by saying nothing.
And so Enoch Robinson stayed in the New York room among the people of his fancy, playing with them, talking to them, happy as a child is happy.
The sadness was in the heart of George Willard and was without mean- ing, but it appealed to Enoch Robinson.
He was like Enoch Robinson on the evenings when the old man came down out of his room and wandered alone in the streets.
Enoch Robinson and George Willard met beneath a wooden awning that extended out over the side- walk before Voight's wagon shop on Maumee Street just off the main street of Winesburg.
It was past eleven o'clock that evening when old Enoch, talking to George Willard in the room in the Heffner Block, came to the vital thing, the story of the woman and of what drove him out of the city to live out his life alone and defeated in Winesburg.
"She got to coming in there after there hadn't been anyone in the room for years," said Enoch Robinson.
Enoch Robinson stared at George Willard, his childlike blue eyes shining in the lamplight.
Enoch Robinson sprang to his feet and ran to the window that looked down into the deserted main street of Winesburg.
George Willard turned and went out of Enoch Robinson's room.