She had no interest in the stage show and she hardly spoke. Just a minimal amount of small talk… and then down to business. She was some sort of executive at BMI Records and she came to the club directly from work. Hadn’t even had a bite to eat first. Conservatively dressed and ready to spend… she was a very practical woman, I would say. She looked at me expectantly when she sat...
He caught my eye right away. He’d been in meetings all day and finally, he was done. His whole body exuded the raw relief of a deep exhale… and he was looking around to see what the next moment might hold. He was in town on business, feeling excited to see L.A… also, happily surprised that his company put him in a such nice hotel. He wanted to make the most of it… and this girl...
Location, location, location… isn’t that what they say? Such a sweet spot… the Body Shop… at the end of the strip. We saw every kind of person you could think of. Men traveling on business and foreign backpackers who stayed at the many hotels down the street. Gardeners and contractors who stopped in before heading back to their own neighborhoods. Groups of party people looking...