from Germany in the first half of the century, it is elsewhere,
in North Africa, and in Tunisia more particularly, that
this woman begins adult life - wife, mother, at age twenty-one.
Everything sings: names, colors, forms, textures, voices,
streets, souks, human beings. the sea and the desert,
the relics of Antiquity... Sensual, present in memory,
and discreet,they carry an emotional load which one guesses
(but really only guesses) intense.