‘lovingly preserved’

 

Designer gowns from a former era, lovingly preserved in polyethylene, hang uneasily on bodies that have had no such luck.  Some of the couples have obviously danced in competitions in the past and for them the dance floor remains an arena.

The Upright Piano Player by David Abbott

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