It was the first time in months that he'd spoken a sentence not consisting of one or two words, like yes, no or I need baccy .
‘Bring us back some baccy … ‘Then the plea and the figure wallowed in drift until the pathetic hut, the provision - cases and even the Stephenson screen were no more.’
It would be like the difference between dry, chemical-ridden cigarette tobacco and moist, flavourful rolling baccy … except far, far worse.
And old man with more beard than face spat a trail of baccy across the stump of a felled tree.
I zipped it open, pulled out my pipe, matches and baccy , and commenced to stoke up and enjoy a good British moment.