Pretentious silk ties

Resting atop her horse, Susan sighed.

Following Pa’s funeral, she didn’t want to exacerbate the family conflict, but the mutual disdain was hardly ephemeral. Her brother couldn’t live without his housekeeper or pretentious silk ties, whereas social standing didn’t factor into her equation.

Image: ‘Taking a Snooze’ by Todd Klassy

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