Trina wants to know more about plant life.
She wants to watch the Hula boys dance.
A small plane drifts through the sky.
Trina thinks about the day she met Roger.
They were in an airport in New York and they fell onto love.
Now she lives in Hawaii.
Roger blew kisses to her as she boarded the plane.
“Oh why do I always fall into love just before I move?” she sighs.
Palm fronds clatter in the Plumeria scented breeze.
“Roger made meat for me in the stockyards and in my love for him I wore the talisman of a tiger’s tooth. Waikiki is an excellent place to miss the unknown.“
A group of tourists from Oregon mingles with a group of tourists from Uganda.
An interesting crotch catches her gaze and she looks up.
Ricardo Montalbán! She knows him from YouTube! How fabulous!
“Hi…I’m Trina.” she blushes.
“Hello,” Ricardo Montalbán replies. “I am a child of the Universe and I work
in a bank.”
Trina giggles with joy. “Then you can afford to be here! What’s your name?”
Trina’s right eyebrow rises like the hem of a skirt. “Hawaii is so romantic, don’t you think?”
Ricardo Montalbán gives Trina and everyone else who’s watching a great big smile.
“It’s like a fan-tasy island!” he replies,”Come; let’s have a little Nick Nack at the bar!”
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