I returned to our beach. Past the alleyway cafes and glittering hotels. Dark, rough sand between our toes. The Mediterranean glamoured by golden light. An island in the distance—where they sent the Man in the Iron Mask. The taste of Pastis on your lips.
Do you remember?
BIO: Sarah Skiles is a writer and storyteller living in Los Angeles. Her day jobs in the entertainment industry have included: food styling for blender infomercials, tumbleweed wrangling, red carpet interviews, and writing for family travel shows.
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