Minnie Katz is shy and sexually inexperienced. Arthur Goldman is recently retired, recently divorced and socially maladjusted.
When she sits next to him in the McDonald’s and smiles directly at him, he smiles back. She says “Good morning.” He responds in kind. This begins an encounter between the Ugly Old Butterflies, and what follows is a tender, heartwarming moment of hope and healing.
Ugly Old Butterflies is a life-affirming short story about how you never know what’s to come, no matter how old you are, no matter what your stage in life.