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He admired his stubble. There was no doubt in his mind that at forty-four he was as handsome as ever. He felt calm and amenable. He loved hosting parties. ” asked Madison in a placating voice. Whatever happened between them privately, they never let it spoil their public persona as a perfect cou46 L eft Bank ple. Madison had inserted herself into the shiny pale blue dress with a ﬁshtail hem. With her blond hair, she looked like something between Brunhilde and a mermaid. Olivier toyed slowly with the zip of her dress, enjoying the heftiness of the lined satin and the tanned furrow at the base of her spine.
Eventually Madison ﬁnished, and the results were ﬂawless, perhaps even in her estimation. She looked more thirty than forty-three, Olivier thought. “Will you read me Charlie now? We’d just got to the bit with the Oompah Loompahs. . ” “Darling, I just have to pick out my shoes. ” They went to a cupboard in the dressing room with some eighty shoe cubbies. “Must be blue,” said Madison, picking out some turquoise snakeskin sandals. “Or silver. ” She looked paralyzed by indecision, as though choosing 45 Kate Muir the right shoes would dictate the course of the whole evening, Olivier thought.
Madison’s dead daddy paid the bills, which gave Madison a powerful hold on Olivier. The millions were useful, he acknowledged, because philosophy is expensive and unproﬁtable on the whole, and they would not be living in this style on the money from Olivier’s university job at Sciences Po, or his books, or his occasional television appearances. Madison’s father, an oily Texas businessman named Vance Rumswagger, had sent his only daughter to ﬁnishing school in Switzerland after her mother died.
Left Bank by Kate Muir