Care Was Taken Here

Telluride Daily Planet, Wednesday, January 13, 2010 Cousine Christine, second wife of Bernard (psychiatrist and first cousin), hoists her luggage onto the mattress. “Your sheets are cotton, right?” She looks at me. “Because, I’m allergic to anything that has polyester in it.” “They’re cotton,” I say. “Of course, they’re cotton.” Actually, there’s a slim chance I’ve …