The old spa was run by a beautiful Latina woman named Mariposa who had been aboard the ship for two years. Before joining the ship she had been a very gifted stylist whose unbridled love for conversation had caused her to fall into trouble with E.C.C.O.’s laws against dissention.
The girls decided to get their hair cut and styled and have manicures. They were giddy with excitement.
The Red String, Chapter 16, The Monster