She looked at her right leg, at the dark temporary tattoo contrasting her pale skin. Its colour started to fade. “I need to buy a new one,” she thought to herself. She considered having a new one on her waist, or her shoulder; anywhere only she could see it.
Once she wore her long skirt, the tattoo is covered.
Then she put on coral lipstick and practiced her smile.
She was ready to face the day.