Cream of Apparition- Digital
Collage 4.5" x 8"
Four older men sat in a booth at the front of the restaurant having
"Holy Toledo, Jerry! Take a look at your soup," cried Dennis.
The four looked down into the soup and saw the face of a woman floating
Leonard slid from the booth and dropped to his knees. "It's the
Virgin, Fellas.It's...it's a miracle."
Shielding their eyes from the corona radiating from the formica tabletop,
the other men looked down on the face.
Mike leaned over the bowl "Oh! False alarm. It's Loretta Young!"
"Loretta Young!" they repeated. "No foolin'?"
"Take a look," answered Mike.
"What d'ya know!" exclaimed Leonard rising to his feet. "Isn't
The glare subsided and the men leaned over the bowl.
"It's Loretta Young all right," said Jerry, the others nodding
"Say, do you guys remember her in The Bishop's Wife,"
"With David Niven. Yeah sure." replied Jerry.
"And Cary Grant as an angel. They ice skated together," added
"She was sure a looker back then," said Dennis.
"She sure was," the others agreed.
"Sweet, though," noted Mike.
"The sweetest," the others concurred.
Then, as if nothing happened the men took their places at the table
and resumed their meal.