She didn’t cry right then. Instead, she asked for details. How much did the baby weigh? How long was the baby? What time was the baby born? She dictated a new message that read: “Mommy and baby both doing well, and very happy.” Suddenly, she locked her gaze on Jason’s eyes. Her eyes seemed to be asking him something, but Jason didn’t understand what she was trying to say. She pointed the lens of the camera in the direction where the baby lay. He hesitated for a moment but then did it: took a photo. And then some more.
When the winds had made full display of their fury, on September 2017, and silence had befallen, a hurricane had only then began its onslaught. It is what happens after, what changes you, and not the roaring of the invisible, wide, spiraling mouth arriving from the sea.
Muy pronto, sin embargo, fue ablandándose a la idea. Por más perturbador que le resultase, sentía también algo violentamente urgente y necesario en aquel acto de imaginación de su esposa, como si lograra existir de nuevo, o como si existiera, realmente, en alguna otra dimensión.
El espíritu humano no tiene fecha de caducidad, y el cuerpo, al menos eso intuyo, deriva su energía y su vitalidad de ese espíritu y esos sueños que no dejamos morir.