On the beach at night alone
"Yesterday and tomorrow don't exist for her. Even living for today would mean too much planning, so she lives for the moment. Sunbathing, listening to records, and dancing are her sole activities. The rest of the time she's mercurial and capricious, always needing brief new encounters with anyone at all... just never with herself."
"-Heard of the blue hour?
-It's not an hour... a minute, really. Just before dawn, there's a minute of silence. The day birds aren't up yet, and the night birds are already asleep. Then there's real silence... It's hard to describe to someone who hasn't known it. But when nature's totally silent, it's scary."