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Stories for July 2, 2004

Mexican Coco

July 2
KPBS Commentaries

I smile at Coco these mornings and she has begun to smile back. She waters the trees and gardens at the club where I swim. She scrubs down the tiled patio decks and terraces. Her smile comes from inside coils of commercial-strength garden hose. She wears them around her sturdy shoulders like a giant's necklace.

KPBS Commentaries

July 2
KPBS Public Broadcasting