the conversation i just published reminded me of another mail from the same friend, « Glinka ».
here is a story she told me…
nov. 8th, 2009.
I took my blond-bobbed, big-blue-eyed, animated 5-year-old to the National Gallery today. The child, J, had chosen a very eye-catching outfit: black sporty zip-up knee high boots, red flowered tights covered by blue football shorts with double stripes down the sides, a body-hugging dark blue, long sleeved cotton tee-shirt with 3 buttons at the neck, such as a lumberjack (or a teenage girl) might wear, and a brown and red ski jacket, with a signature red wool Flying Ace cap, secured under the chin by velcro tabs. I must say, the child is truly sizzling in red. read more