I miss crying during Zumba classes in the Mission

Pre-pandemic, I was a regular dancer and cryer at Maria’s classes at the Mission Rec Center on Harrison Street.   Maria:  50-ish, vigorous, cherry red-lipsticked and bright-eyed. Maria, with her heart-shaped face and her wide smile, lugging in her speaker (as tall as she is)  at just past 11:00 a.m.  Saturday mornings,  “Hola chicas!”   First task: […]