Short story by Asimov. Published in 1954.
Part of my first read of Nightfall and other Stories. 22 pages, 41 lines per page. 8544 words and 46897 characters. That makes an average of 5.5 characters per word, 388 words per page, 9.47 words per line. 24 'standard' pages (350 5.5-character words per page).
Only wrote and rated the compilation as a whole.