The teenager in front of her gave her a warm smile. She smiled faintly in return. The train was just pulling away and the trees were beginning to move.
“I love photography.”
“I’m sure you do.”
She was not in the mood for conversation, but the girl did not seem to notice it.
“I’m really proud of the pictures I can make.”
She smiled again.
“One day, I will conquer the world.”
She froze at those words, then looked at the girl, who looked her back squarely in the eye. Slowly, a smile crept to her face and she nodded at her, who smiled in return. As they regarded each other resolutely, she took out her phone and made a call.
“I’ll put them up for the exposition.”
And I will take you, everywhere.