Ariel Saramandi is an Anglo-Mauritian writer and essayist. Her work has appeared in Granta, LA Review of Books, Lit Hub and other places. She is represented by Lisa Baker at Aitken Alexander Associates.
Eau de ToiletteBy Ariel Saramandi
In the end they chose safety over design, of course Astrid said, tapping a marble tile with her fingers. Carrara. And the fixtures surprise surprise Hansgrohe. She surveyed the contours of her face in the bathroom mirror, patted some Creme de la Mer on her neck. How do I look? she asked, but she didnt really need reassurance.