Hortensia James and Marion Agostino are neighbours. One is black, one white. either are winning ladies with remarkable careers. either have lately been widowed. And either are sworn enemies, sharing hedge and hostility and pruning either with a vim and zeal that belies the truth that they're over 80.
But someday an unexpected occasion forces the ladies jointly. And steadily the bickering and sniping softens into vigorous debate, and from there into stories shared. yet may those sparks of connection ever remodel into friendship? Or is it too overdue to anticipate those to change?
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