was in San Francisco and I was going to take my little
out to lunch.
I went over to the Green Street Mortuary
Green Street, where he worked,
as an apprentice mortician.
the office there
a Kelly Girl, a temporary secretary.
where Jerome was.
She pointed to the double doors
at the end of a very long hallway and said, “He’s in that
down there, and I’m never going in that room again”.
It was something about the
dead people in there that bothered her.