Results 1-2 of 2
The two floors above were trimmed with lacy balconies whose dark green iron
intricacies were delicately entwined with bougainvillea and rippling vines of
scarlet spider orchids — a plant that resembles lizards flicking their red tongues.
Then I saw something that made me blink. My father and his agile partner had
danced themselves into a niche shadowed by scarlet spider orchids; and they
were embracing, kissing. I was so startled, I was so 30 TRUMAN CAPOTE.
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - shsunon - LibraryThing
Truman Capote spends a sad and unusual Christmas with his father whom he rarely sees. This novel contains autobiographical elements ---Bring tissue for tears. Read full review
ONE CHRISTMASUser Review - Kirkus
With just 21 pages of large-print text, this autobiographical snippet (which originally appeared in Ladles' Home Journal) is even briefer than A Christmas Memory or The Thanksgiving Visitor; more ... Read full review