"Alright, I'll see you around."
KT rotated his handlebars and pedaled off into the distance.
AV watched him. The bike turned a corner around the fountain and disappeared.
"Now, where was I?" AV shifted his field of view toward his next steps, a mesh of tuned and timed sequences of events about to cascade into explosive reactions.
His hands inched into his jacket pocket and stroked the hard smoothness inside. A creeping smile was all that's keeping him from bursting into maniacal laughter.