She may have watched Gone with the Wind too many times since she only dresses in black and white. A reflection of the way she thinks. And she supposes that a penchant for red lipstick makes her friend, a close affiliate to Bozo the clown.
Bozo reasons that someone who reads Kundera and Murakami, listens to jazz and knows a Monet from a Manet must have the same beauty within that they seek without. Scarlett prefers them scrubbed, polished and glossy.
Why do we assume that good taste equals good character?
Pat comes the reply,
But I chose you, didn’t I?
Bozo always liked cliches.
Tagged: Bozo the clown, Claude Monet, Clown makeup, Conversations, Culture, Friendship, Gone with the wind, Good taste, Haruki Murakami, Manet, Metaphor, Milan Kundera, Red lipstick, Scarlett O'Hara, Tiny Tales