caption left:
At the moment she could not, although she said she would -
disappointed in her inability to carry through with the plan,
her friend changes the subject

center:
distracted, her mind wanders - how many people can one contemplate killing?
she weighs her options, and contemplates what to do next

right:
they leave the room

Lorna Simpson
Sept 12-Oct 25 '97 at Sean Kelly 43 Mercer Street