Short story by Asimov. Published in 1950.
Part of my first read of Nightfall and other Stories. 15 pages, 41 lines per page. 5740 words and 32199 characters. That makes an average of 5.6 characters per word, 383 words per page, 9.33 words per line. 17 'standard' pages (350 5.5-character words per page).
Only wrote and rated the compilation as a whole.