For a minute she hesitated. Then she said firmly, "No thanks, once you start turning a room into something there's no stopping. I'm just not bothering." She seemed to be embarrassed by my being there. [...] "But I'm not going to get mixed up with them, I'm just not. It's like with doing up the room - once you get started there's no end to it. You get friendly and soon the find out all about you and your life's not your own anymore.
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