Ann Litts

Sep 30, 2018

4 min read

The Misfit

Photo by Martin Pegg on Unsplash

She didn’t look like them. Everything about her was out of place amidst the shared genetic pool of their Italian heritage. Once at a family gathering, someone asked her who she was married to. She looked to be an out-lawed in-law, a true Black Sheep who was anything but.

She was tall, fair, blonde, with green eyes and freckles.

The fact she stood a good four inches taller than most of the other women there didn’t…