“She has been condemned to death by hanging…”

What did they say the first time they were alone together in the same room? What did he say when she had removed her veil and he could see that she was not a voice but a body and therefore finite? What did she say when she discovered that she had left one locked room for another? They talked of love, naturally, though that did not keep them busy forever.

-just an excerpt from the wonderful “Marrying The Hangman” by Margaret Atwood. Pictures from here and here.


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