The few clouds helped keep the morning cooler. Even though the forecast was for rain later in the day, the outdoor cafe had most of the tables taken. A basket of pastries and two cups of coffee sat between Tia and Mattie. Dressed casually, they slouched slightly in the metal chairs pulled mostly to one side of the table and facing each other. They had known each other for several months and often met for coffee.
“Early forties I think,” Tia said, shrugging her shoulders. Mattie’s only foot gently rubbed the lower part of Tia’s left leg as it moved slowly up and down. Her shoe lay on the ground. The toes were of similar length and the nails Click to read more