Dolores is working in the laundry with the other girls. She has been
Alfie were meeting us from work but he were late and it were dark. Then out comes this lad from packing. I were chilly so he took us for a drink. Cherry brandy, it were smashing. Walked me home across the wreck. He started … I said stop … I liked him … well, it were over quick enough.
Amanda Whittington, Be My Baby, Nick Hern Books, 2014, p.38.