The protagonist of the story rode the subway in the evening. He was so tired that he even fell asleep on the stranger's shoulder. Waking up in such an uncomfortable situation for him, he discovers that the stranger is not quite an ordinary person. Which naturally terrifies him. After a while, realizing that the stranger is not going to harm him in any way, the main character becomes embarrassed from the current situation and decides to distract himself by reading the book. The protagonist has a long way to go to the desired station. And in the process of reading the main character himself, without noticing it, approaches the stranger again and falls asleep on his shoulder.