By Charlaine Harris
Moment within the no 1 ny instances bestselling author's Aurora Teagarden secret sequence. Aurora "Roe" Teagarden's fortunes switch while a deceased acquaintance names her as inheritor to a slightly mammoth property, together with funds, jewellery, and a home whole with a cranium hidden in a window seat. Roe concludes that the aged ladies has purposely left her a homicide to unravel. So she needs to establish the sufferer and work out which one among her new, ordinary-seeming pals is a assassin- with no placing herself in lethal possibility.
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I finally recognized him as the Episcopal priest who’d performed Mother’s wedding and Jane Engle’s funeral. I’d talked to him at the wedding re- ception, but not at this morning’s funeral. He was a couple of inches over six feet, probably in his late thir- ties, with dark hair beginning to gray to the color of his eyes, a neat mustache, and a clerical collar. “Miss Teagarden, I was just leaving you a note,” he said, recovering neatly from his surprise at my singing, dancing entrance. “Father Scott,” I said firmly, his name popping into my head at the last second.
I won- dered if the rules for dating clergymen were different from the rules for dating regular guys. I told myself ~ 27 ~ ~ Charlaine Harris ~ sternly that clergymen are regular guys, just regular guys who professionally relate to God. I knew I was being naive in thinking I had to act differently with Aubrey Scott than I would with another date. If I was so malicious or off-color or just plain wrongheaded that I had to constantly censor my conversation with a minister, then I needed the experience anyway.
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A Bone to Pick (An Aurora Teagarden Mystery) by Charlaine Harris