Linda stood obedient for inspection. She new she would not wear cloths again for years to come. She was his property and he was selling her to the highest bidder. She loved him and knew that if he sold her, she would no longer be a slave in love but simply a slave bought and paid for. In her heart she knew that is what she really was. Nothing more.
former middle-class wife, she was just bought at a slave auction in the desert