I’m not saying you would blow up houses full of people in Afghanistan,
I don’t know, you might be a good guy.
IN THE PROUDEST COUNTRY BY MICHAEL WASHBURN 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 33
We’re all waiting for the bar rush.
TEA, CHEESE, AND TYLER PERRY BY SHELBEY WANNER 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 33
BEAUTIFUL TRAGEDY BY WILLIAM FALO 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 33
34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 33
TEA, CHEESE, AND TYLER PERRY
A FORTUNATE MAN
BITE THE MOMENT
IN THE PROUDEST COUNTRY
"My plane leaves tomorrow but I want to stay here. Maybe get a job in a hotel. I can get to know you, Nadya.”
“You don’t want to do that. I’m broken. Go to college and become a doctor.”
“I think you’re special.”
“I’m a dirty street girl. You don’t know how many bad things I have done.”
“I don’t care. I’m going to miss the flight and spend time here with you.”
She saw a man in a business suit walk down the street with a woman in a dress and high heels. They laughed and gazed in shop windows. Maybe she could be Nico's girlfriend. They could go to Paris and shop in clothes stores all day and sip wine at night. Get married and have children.