"What do you think about the pattern on the curtains? I mean, the tweed is fine, I suppose. I don't know, I just think something a little brighter might tie the room together better. Now that I'm really looking at it, I don't think the pattern really works. Maybe if the stripes were at a forty-five degree angle and not this garish sixty degree angle."
Three hours later Norman was still making notes about the curtains.