Ensemble is an upmarket boutique for designer threads, and cars with international number plates parked outside, are not a rarity. Unusual was the figure that stepped out of it.
There was Julia, the poor cousin, who had grown up on hand-me-downs from me, and whom I had not met for long . The initial exchange of pleasantries being over, I said snootily.
“I assist Wendell Rodricks, in fashion design.”
“Wow! Today’s appointment is with him. My husband is the Israeli Ambassador, and we live downtown in Cuffe Parade. You must come over to our place after this.”
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