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Mariah has not received any gifts yet
He has children her age, she's married to a nice guy, and they both move prominently in the business community, but he doesn't care - because she is enchanting. She's restless and bored, tired of this difficult little city, but she doesn't care - because he is thoughtful and earnest.
So the winds have blown them here, eager to escape the doldrums of mid-life.
Lunch arrives as art on a plate; at the half-point he orders a second bottle of wine and then, while she does the…Continue
He notices the diagonal line of red fleur de sel that runs across the butter as she swipes through it and onto her bread plate, then she meets his eyes and smiles as she passes it back to him, chirping "thank you." She has already ordered a vermouth-y martini, asked for a rare steak and wrinkled her nose at his wife's book club selection. "If you want to read something really debauched, read Justine," she says before taking a sip, following his blank look with, "by Sade. . . the…Continue