has it been like this all night?
She drove home for a late diner with Sarah, and now she sat with Shan watching the entrance of the clinic,
As they watched, the door opened and an ancient-looking man came out, leading an equally ancient woman who hobbled along with a cane in either hand.
"Has it been like this all night?" She asked.
"Like this, but less lively."
what does has it been like this all night" ?