By Chris Cavender
No longer an excessive amount of occurs within the sleepy little city of bushes Ridge, North Carolina - that's wonderful with pizza-purveyor extraordinaire Eleanor speedy. The spunky proprietor of A Slice of pleasure is attempting to fix her damaged middle and will use a bit quiet time. but if a past due evening supply purchaser turns up useless, she's in for simply the other during this scrumptious secret sequence debut, that includes pizza because the prima personality.
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I showered and changed, then walked back outside and found Bob in his car on his cell phone in a deep conversation with someone. After he hung up, he said, “Sorry about that. ” “I didn’t mean to wreck your schedule today,” I said as I got in his car. “Please. Some folks need a reminder that they aren’t my employer, no matter how much they’re giving me on retainer,” he said as he started the car and pulled out. “I’m guessing it’s more than a dollar in most cases,” I said as he drove to Kevin’s office, which was in the basement of the courthouse.
It was clear Kevin was not pleased with my attorney’s presence, and just as clear that Bob couldn’t care less. ” “How long ago did she hire you? ” Bob asked. “Come on. Back in my office,” he said, and my attorney and I followed the chief to a small workspace that offered a little privacy, at least more than anyone else had in the department. I sat in one of the visitors’ chairs and immediately felt something wasn’t right. It took me a few seconds to realize that we were below Kevin’s eye level when we were all seated.
I promise,” I said. ” He laughed. ” I dug into my wallet and got him a crumpled single. ” After he finished writing, he tore off the top sheet and handed it to me. ” “I’m not going to let you give me any special breaks just because you like my sister,” I said, refusing it. “Don’t worry, I won’t. This is just a formality until we can work up a real agreement. ” I started to realize that although I had a bit of a cushion in my savings account, it could quickly vanish with his billable hours. ” He shook his head.
A Slice of Murder (Pizza Lover's Mysteries) by Chris Cavender