My friends, I don't quite undertand the verb start in bold.
Is it like "startled" because he watched the horsefly leaving the man's nose?Man 1 - I'm tired.
Man 2 - Okay. If you're tired, take a rest.
Narrator - Soon, he started to snore.
Man 2 - He sure fells asleep quickly.
Narrator - As he watched the older merchant asleep, he suddenly started. A horsefly was going in and out of the man's nose. The horsefly left the man's nose.