The Argument Dressed all in white, he walked past my house, hollering. cursing. threatening someone so far behind, I couldn't see them. turning, he walked back, shouting all the way. back up the hill. cursing. Bitch! across the street, thin, not young she came cursing him. Mother fucker, you know me. she shouted. he hollared. she crossed the street, gave him three tight slaps. Don't. you. ever. ever. come. to. my. job. ever. He didn't hit her back. They went on up the hill.