A bird sings on the fourth floor

Secret Cartography

Lavinia reads Klodia´s palm, thinking she had never seen a hand like this. Klodia´s guilt for accidentally having killed a patient is deeply graven in her flesh, forming a deep line that seems to cut her hand in two. Lavinia runs a finger through the line, encouraging Klodia to talk about it. Klodia empties her heart to Lavinia. Nobody had ever done such a thing for her. Graphite and silverpoint on canvas.