"A few of them." Ron nodded towards a group of one of the tables. "Some of them are from the Romanian reserve. Doesn't look like Desi or John are here yet, though." He took another drink of his champagne.
"Yeah, they're alright. I can see why Char gets on with them."
As much as Ron was shocked by what John said about Charlie, there was something about his bluntness that was a bit of a turn-on. Ron tried not to think about that, as it was neither the time nor the place.
Noticing that John's hands were empty, Ron said, "You need a drink. Back in a minute."