late one night when Laura quietly admits to me "Shugs, I'm scared."
"What?" I ask, only half hearing her." "I'm scared" she says
again. "I just found a big lump in my breast" she tells me with an absolutely
horrified look on her face.
||Adorned in our
own masks, we're sitting upon the massive marble handrail of the Campanile di San Marco,
watching a swirling river of bodies losing themselves in the fantasy .