1. Plummeting into an abyss I’m guessing it may have another meaning here than what I found. When I looked up in the dictionary, I got the following definition : Plummeting - to fall suddenly and quickly from a high level or position abyss - a very deep wide space or hole that seems to have no bottom
- Have a good cry.
I guess it means Eric likes to think about the old time with his dad. Am I close?
Here's the only one research I found:
[SINGULAR] a period of time when you have tears coming from your eyes, especially because you are sad have a (good) cry: She went to the toilet and had a good cry.
Context: Stosh is Eric's cousin who is just moving in Eric's house. Eric's father just passed away.
[Stosh's just woken up and he sees Eric is standing next to his bed.]
Stosh: (grumbles) Oh, God!
Eric: Hey, sleepyhead.(chuckles)
Stosh: (groans) How long you been staring at me?
Eric: Mm, about an hour.(groans) Hey, what were you dreaming about?
Stosh: Plummeting into an abyss. Same as usual.
Eric: I'm sorry. I'm just.. I'm used to coming in here to wake up Pop every morning. You know? He'd be laying right there, right where you are, scratching all over 'cause of his skin thing. (chuckles) I'd tell him, "Pop, don't scratch, you know? You got to let that scab over. " But guess what, he'd keep digging.
Stoch: You know what, you have a good cry. I'm gonna go boil myself.