Ali Came Out Very Slowly Turning After Every Few Steps To Gaze At Post Office

Ali came out very slowly, turning after every few steps to gaze at the post-office. His eyes were … c) His patience was exhausted…

Answers:

(a) the postmaster had misbehaved with him.
(b) he would hear from Miriam.
(c) he had not received any letter from Miriam during the last five years.