By Beverly Connor
As a toddler, Juliet cost witnessed the bloody slaying of a complete kinfolk. Then the killer chased her down, brutalized her, and left her for lifeless. The police have been by no means capable of finding the fellow in charge. For years, Juliet's traumatized brain concealed the occasions from her. Then she sees a tv convey that includes the unsolved chilly case, and the horrors come to her in her nightmares. She stocks her fears with Diane Fallon, who realizes that Juliet's shattered visions remember now not one, yet intertwined crimes-crimes that Diane intends to discover.
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Diane supposed she was. Shane took her a steaming cup of something. Diane started toward Brewster with her cup of coffee, but he was walking toward Brewster with her cup of coffee, but he was walking toward her. She took a sip. It burned her tongue. ” Leslie handed her a cup of cocoa with a marshmallow floating on top, took her coffee, and put it on the table. “Thank you, Leslie. You and your family are very kind,” said Diane. Leslie cradled her belly. “I can’t imagine what it’s like waiting to find out if your child has been killed.
We can handle this,” Neva said. “Neva, I know this is a lot, but when you finish here, I need for one of you to process my car. ” “Your car? ” That’s right, thought Diane, they don’t know. She hadn’t told them about the kid with the gun. ” Neva stood openmouthed. ” Diane gave her a quick explanation, waving off her concerns with a flick of her hand. ” And it had, but the kid with the bloody stump had haunted her dreams during the few hours’ sleep she was able to catch before Garnett’s call. Diane retraced her steps to where Lynn Webber stood shivering in her brown suede coat.
She looked wide-eyed at Diane as if she’d been caught at something. “I . . I took vacation time to help in the tent. . ” “That’s very good of you, Dr. Price,” said Diane. “I appreciate what you’re doing here. ” Diane used Juliet’s title, hoping to make her feel less like a kid playing hooky from school. Juliet was extremely, pathologically, shy. She was actually underemployed at the museum, working below her qualifications, but her job allowed her to work by herself, and Juliet preferred working alone.