Short story by Asimov. Published in 1953.
Part of my first read of Nightfall and other Stories. 18 pages, 41 lines per page. 7055 words and 37026 characters. That makes an average of 5.2 characters per word, 392 words per page, 9.56 words per line. 19 'standard' pages (350 5.5-character words per page).
Only wrote and rated the compilation as a whole.