Karen Tumulty again (remember my very first post??), but this time on crack, and with runaway mascara.
The word "mascara" means "mask" in Italian or Latin, I think.
Clearly she is running from her own pain.
p.s. NOT a dig at the real Karen Tumulty (who I love and who has a great last name and who we enjoyed watching just last night on Washington Week with Gwen Ifill)--no, this was a brassy and blowzy look-alike bellying up to the Starbuck's bar for her morning coffee.
Just through the April Door. - We'll see if all my color dabbling/learning makes it into this piece. The dabbling and math for complements helped a bit. Sped me up. Took me as long to do ...