Today, I saw the blind leading the blind.
They were an elderly Chinese couple -- he was tall, and sported a long, scraggly beard in the manner of wise men; she wore her hair bound back in a colourfully embroidered wrap, like the women of her homeland. They both grasped canes, but he led; as the subway doors slid open, with her mittened hand laid on his shoulder and her forehead bent down towards his back, he brought her across the threshold like a groom guides his young bride, shaking bells to announce their way.
posted at 7:07:37 pm
2. As "Americana" defines itself as artefacts of American culture, "Gloriana" consists of the artefacts of my culture.
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