It's about love, art, travel and shoes with kitten heels.
Oh, and the chap in the painting on the left. In a moment of serendipity I found his picture on the web when I was researching Edinburgh galleries. You can read how important he is to the story and yet, I had written a goodly amount before he turned up.
If I'd have been really clever I would have thought about including something topical. I see the winner has written a story about the effects of redundancy on a relationship. Note to self: pay attention to outside world!
Do also read Janet Kipling's lovely story http://www.womanandhome.com/articles/travelandentertainment/shortstories/435088/a-hat-with-pheasant-feathers.html
Janet came to my class for a couple of terms last year. Not that she needed me, but I might as well have a little reflected glory!