Back at the hospital, Gus tells Tio to look at him. "Look at me, Hector," he repeats. He gets up, pats Tio on the shoulder as he drools. Then he says, with a villainous glint in his eye: "Maybe next time." Oh, how long has THIS been going on? And guys? How did Tio end up in that wheelchair in the first place?
Joe R wonders how many other fast food chains in America have such fraught and tragic maybe-romances as their origin stories. He can be reached for lavish praise and nothing but at firstname.lastname@example.org.