By Mary Stanton
Representing her Aunt Cissy's fiancé, museum curator Prosper White, in a case of fraud, lawyer and celestial suggest Brianna Winston- Beaufort hopes to settle the problem out of court docket. but if Prosper is murdered and Cissy's arrested for the crime, Bree should clear up the secret of the go of Justinian-an artifact of curiosity in either Prosper's lawsuit and Bree's celestial case-to transparent her aunt's name...
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Blah, blah blah. ” She read on. ” Everybody looked blank. ” She folded the summons into neat thirds. “Are you in possession of the magazine, Mr. ” “Of course I am. ” “Did the magazine come from Mr. ” White tapped his fingers impatiently on his knee. ” Bree waited for an answer. “Yes, the magazine came from Allard’s shop, and no, I didn’t steal it or obtain it by fraudulent means. As I said, it’s a critical part of the show at the Frazier. I sent my assistant down to buy the cover from him. Legally.
I’ll pay any fee that’s required. If you need help going up against this John Stubblefield character, buy it. I’ll pay for that, too. It’s a matter of principle to me. ” “Sure,” Bree said. He gave her a thin, condescending smile. “I’m glad we understand each other. Now. We’ve trespassed on your time far too long. Get up, Celia. It’s time we were getting back to the Frazier. ” “I’ll drive you over, honey,” Cissy said. “But I can’t stay. I have to see the caterer about the nibbles for the wedding reception.
She kissed Bree’s cheek, leaving a sticky mark from her lip gloss. “Thank you, darlin’. Thank you! ” Smiling, Bree kissed her back. “I’ll have to go through Stubblefield’s office first. ” Bree and EB looked at each other in dismay. Two EB waited until the click of Cissy’s heels on the terrazzo floor outside faded into the distance. Then she shook her head. ” “You’re not enchanted, enthralled, and enraptured by the elegantly dressed Mr. ” Bree exhaled with a huff. ” EB shook her head again. “Mm-hm.
Angel Condemned by Mary Stanton