At Dawn Came Love (Part IV)
She had a face like porcelain gently obscured with
puffed powder. Eyes always slanted down as if contact
would melt brick and dissolve the dirt beneath. The hat
was mandated so as not to tempt men with long hair.
Hat pins were the fashion, bustles as necessary as a
lace handkerchief in the brocade and bead handbag.
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