“Synesthesia?” “A neurological term for an unusual phenomenon where stimulating one sensory pathway causes the stimulation of a second. Tasting colors. Seeing sounds. It was a topic of great scientific interest in the early part of the twentieth century, but that interest died out long ago.”
“You know it’s bad form to enter a woman’s boudoir without getting an invitation first.”
...it was the way he looked at you when you spoke, almost as if he comprehended your feelings better than you did yourself— and as a result she had never felt judged that evening… only understood.
Tourists, or the dot-com billionaires who showed up to display their yachts and pretend to drop in on the Jazz Festival…?