Water Vendor | Taal Volcano, Batangas
Perhaps Brandi Carlile had this kind of face on mind while writing the first stanza of “The Story.”
All of these lines across my face / Tell you the story of who I am / So many stories of where I’ve been / And how I got to where I am
Those wrinkles, like small rivers trailing on her face, are storied. Laughter may have caused the line crawling on her cheek. Or tears. Or time. Life.
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