“How long do you think it would take to fall from the top of that skyscraper?” you asked me. We looked up. It was almost sunset in New York. We were in Times Square. Do they still call it sunset in New York? I wondered. I was from the west coast. I honestly didn’t know.
Nothing but Noise If you want to talk to your husband and your husband is very new be sure to speak right into his ear so the words don’t get caught between your throat and the noise hovering in space between you both otherwise all he hears is garbled junk that he won’t take seriously
We went to where the man had said would be a good place to hitch. We tried to hitch our way out. It was one of those gas stations in the middle of nowhere. Off the autobahn, and surrounded by trees. Even if we walked the length of the highway it was kilometers from anywhere. Our only hope