In a dim, nearly deserted Everglades farm stand, nothing moved.
Orlando Boquete, hybrid of youth and age — his body springy and athletic at 52, but knitted to a startlingly ancient head — peered at the stalls through thick eyeglasses.
Other than a faint buzz, the shimmer of heat trapped in a tin roof, the word “Orlando” was the only sound.
An impatient companion called to him.
“Orlando. Hey, Orlando.”( Collapse )
s the author, with Kevin Flynn, of ‘102 Minutes: The Untold Story of the Fight to Survive Inside the Twin Towers.”