bird’s eye view
April 26, 2012
I guess you never know when you’ll end up hobnobbing with a bunch of government VIPs at a party. In a home where exotic birds run free. And the walls are covered with copies of famous paintings redone with family members’ [and ex-wives’] faces. And the backyard is a habitat for deer, mountain goats, pheasants, and horses. Tonight we roamed this home in a sort of shell-shocked daze, marveling at the fact that just a few blocks from where we live, this secret garden of sorts was hidden behind the high walls that guard peoples’ homes in this city. You just never know . . .