Nightfall brought a different wind, one stripped of the day’s heat, coming off the water beyond the sunbaked beach below. I breathed deep, drawing the freshness, its tang–that scent of where the ocean meets a foreign land–into my lungs. An exotic aroma that always teased the possibilities of evenings in a seaport… and that sometimes […]
“The unconscious sends all sorts of odd beings, terrors, and deluding images into the mind whether in a dream, daylight, or insanity. For the human kingdom, beneath the floor of the neat little dwelling we call our consciousness, goes deep into dark unsuspected caves.” Alex looked out the window as he spoke. The light through smeared […]
He studied it as he had a thousand, thousand, times; the only picture he had. He loved the strength of her shoulders and the taste-memory of kissing her lightly freckled skin, nuzzling down to slip the cloth from her breasts with only his lips.
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“Try it on? I’ll be there soon.” I had asked her on the phone before I arrived at the hotel. She met me at the door sheathed in its cloth; the dress—a gift I had sent from London—molded her flesh. She took my breath away. I would have given my last for her. I entered […]
I’d met her with a group of other ladies taking a night off to celebrate a beautiful fall evening. She was petite, smaller than the others, not as full-fleshed. We both still had the leanness of youth, and as we drank, in the sitting area of their common rooms, her eyes were on me as […]