The world dumped her on top of a pile of sand near the boardwalk with the angry black sea roaring behind her.
The brunette waved in return and led her through the small town to a boardwalk lining the wide, slow-moving Mississippi River.
Given its vintage, some E-Bay customer would have paid a Boardwalk price for it.
It sat between the boardwalk and one of the buildings where the people had dragged it.
She spotted him waving to her from the boardwalk outside the saloon.
A number of Bird Song's more recent guests were bickering over differing rules to Mexican Train Dominoes in the dining room while others were trading Boardwalk and Park Place in the parlor.
She picked up a small valise and lifted her skirt as she stepped off the boardwalk into the dust.