By Stephanie Bond
With fugitive mom and dad, a brother dodging personal loan sharks, a hunky cop who's made her outlaw kinfolk his company, a buff physique mover seeking to make a flow on her and her ex-fiancé again within the photo, Carlotta Wren suggestion her existence couldn't get to any extent further complex. And then...
Her ally jumps at the body-moving bandwagon.
Her fugitive mom and dad mobilephone home.
Her identification is stolen via a look-alike.
Her look-alike is located, well...dead.
Under suspicion for homicide, Carlotta discovers that her devious double might've been got rid of accidentally--and that she may be the genuine objective! Throw in facing her motley staff of family members, neighbors and wannabe fans, and Carlotta starts off to imagine that penal complex isn't this sort of undesirable replacement after all....
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All right today, thank God, said Anne, sinking into the morris chair by the card table. I've got a roast in there for Sunday and lamb chops for tomorrow and if it starts acting like it did yesterday I don't know what I'll do! The way meat is these days! Will took another big drink of the ale and listened to the blaring radio and the expiring refrigerator motor in the kitchenette. Machines, he said. What, Will? said Anne. I was just thinking, Will said. I was just thinking about machines. My God, we're at their mercy from morning till night!
The . . kitchen cabinet . " She was gone for an instant, and then he heard the pump handle squeaking and the clink of the spoon in his tumbler and then she was back, lifting his head gently in her hands, her face frantic and twisted with fear and love for him. He drank the liquid quickly and presently lay back sweating in his pillow. "I saw them," he whispered. "They came and sat out there ... just looking at me ... like a jury. Liza, get me my pistol. In . . my . . coat. . Like a jury . " The last thing he heard was Eliza's scream, and then the darkness walked through the doorway from the river and folded round him like a warm hand.
Jonas thought he saw her lips form his name. He left her then, and fetching the lamp from the kitchen table went outside to make sure the rats had not returned. Satisfied, Jonas went inside and, blowing out the lamp, began undressing in the dark. In the morning he would put out the poisoned bait. The thing would be over then; the rats would be dead. Jonas had not been asleep 15 minutes when he heard them again outside on the deck. He started up in his bed and stared wildly through the dark toward the open door.