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Haircut

 

While Henry is sitting in a slippery nygohyde chair reading a copy of “Cosmopolitian” and smelling that stuff they put in hair for permanents, that stuff that smells like rotting eggs, he can’t help but remember watching his mother cut his father ‘s hair. He couldn’t have been more than three or four. His father was perched on a bar stool in the middle of the den.An old white sheet was spread under the stool like a shrowd and red towel covered this shoulders. Hanry’s mother stood next to his father, awkwardly holding an unbreakable plastic comb and pair of scissors she had especially bought for cutting his hair. She crouched down beside his head and closed her left eye to line up scissors. Very slowly, so she heared each hair beign cut, she closed the scissors. The brittle hair drifted away on the natural air currents of the room, the dark clippings floating down to the white sheet spread across the floor….