"Dad, cancer." Oh crap. I couldn't believe it. Dan was an old friend of mine, and I'd known his dad for years. I hadn't known he was ill though. I hugged Dan.
"Oh no Dan, I'm so sorry."
"It's ok. I don't want to talk about it really."
"Ok. You want to come sit with me and Stephie?"
We went over to the table, and Stephie gave Dan a quick hug before getting down to business.
"So you've tried Simon and David, and it's neither of them?"
"Nope, neither of them."
"Well I may have a solution. Leo thinks someone at work has the hots for you."
"Sorry, what is going on?" siad Dan