Short story by Asimov. Published in 1953.
Part of my first read of Nightfall and other Stories. 11 pages, 41 lines per page. 4476 words and 23074 characters. That makes an average of 5.2 characters per word, 407 words per page, 9.92 words per line. 12 'standard' pages (350 5.5-character words per page).
Only wrote and rated the compilation as a whole.