Part 1, April 20-21 Summary
Ashton happily answers Pribby’s questions and apologizes for not thinking of it herself before now. She is thirty-three years old and says her hair is chestnut with gold glints, though when she is in a bad mood she thinks of it as mousy brown. There was no wind when her book photo was taken; she has naturally curly hair and it is unruly. Her eyes are hazel and, though she is slim, she would prefer to be taller.
She no longer lives by the Thames; Ashton misses that most about her former home. She used to love the sound of the river, but now she lives in a small, overly furnished apartment that does not allow pets. If she could, she would love to own a dog. Kensington Gardens are nearby, so when she feels too cooped up...
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