"That hit was huge," he exclaimed to the brunette beside him.
“Yeah,” she agreed.
“How does a Chicago fan end up watching Derby in a bar in Denver?” he asked.
“I could ask you a similar question about how a guy wearing a fancy shirt and a tie ended up in a bar watching Derby.”
“I asked you first.”
“I came out here for college, got a job and stayed. What’s your story?”
“When I was poor I’d go to the bouts because I’d get in free if I volunteered and I kept going after I could afford to pay.”