Texarkana

6 years ago with 8 comments
On the Amtrak platform in Texarkana, a stout woman with a marine haircut and a nose stud is saying goodbye to a willowy, exotic woman with olive skin and long, straight black hair. I can’t hear what they’re saying, but the short-haired woman’s face is suffused with tenderness, or with the desire for tenderness, or maybe just pleading. The long-haired woman’s face says ...