300 short stories:: story 179

story: “Meals for Mourners/兄弟”

author: K Ming Chang

year: 2019

where: around the house

note: from the Nashville Review 

a line: “She wears her scarves even in the shower: checkered wool ones, polka-dotted cotton ones, infinity scarves in colors that scratch at your eyes, yellow and green and pink. Mama always says the best way to hide something is to draw attention to it.