Her porcelain skin was blackened with mud and she reeked of two dollar wine. But he knew his spouse by her succulent ruby lips. Even without make-up her lips where full and had a dark red hue. That was what first attracted him to her, and then her voluminous eyes that were so dark that there was no way to differentiate the pupil from the outer color. Still...they had an innocent sweetness to them.
“Mr. Conti,” she said freeing herself from her bedraggled disguise.