By Jeffrey Cohen, Damon Abdallah, Books in Motion
The lifetime of Aaron Tucker - freelance author and stay-at-home dad - is whatever yet uninteresting. in truth, Aaron manages to discover himself in far more probability than your ordinary mild-mannered Jewish man. He lands in a homicide research while a number one conservative flesh presser is located lifeless in his DC lodge room, came across by way of his mistress after her lengthy post-coital bathe. She (a former item of Aaron's affection) asks Aaron to discover the killer. Aaron does not see himself as an investigating genius yet he is taking the task, which does not take a seat good together with his family members.
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My wife has roughly seventeen times the social skills that I have. ” “I’m so sorry to hear what happened,” Abigail started. ” “Shocked,” Stephanie cut her off. “I’m shocked. But I’m not heartbroken. ” Abby and I took a minute to pretend we weren’t looking at each other, but Stephanie noticed. “Don’t get me wrong, I never wished him dead,” she said. “But things hadn’t been good between Louis and me for a long time. He had affairs. ” I coughed, because it gave me time to think. Stephanie offered me a sip of her beer, but I shook my head.
If I drink anything after nine o’clock, it’ll be followed by a Maalox chaser before bed. . ” Stephanie grinned. “It’s okay, Aaron,” she said. “I know you called him Crazy Legs. ” Abby stood up and walked to me, put a hand on top of my head, the way you would with a little boy who’d just done something precocious. “Aaron never knew why, either,” she told Steph. ” They shared an “oh, those men” look. ” I asked, trying to shift the conversation away from me as the stereotypical man. Stephanie stopped grinning and stared into the neck of her beer bottle for a moment.
I almost closed the door on her foot. “Oh, no. Steph, no. ” I looked to Abby for help, but after the kiss, my wife was not in a charitable mood. “That was a fluke, a mistake. I’m just a magazine writer. ” But Stephanie hadn’t changed much since high school. She knew how to get what she wanted, and her wheels were already spinning fast. “One of the journalists Louis and I got to know is a features editor at Snapdragon. ” Stephanie stepped back inside, and I closed the door, so the neighbors wouldn’t be distracted by my terrified screams so late at night.
A Farewell to Legs: An Aaron Tucker Mystery (Aaron Tucker Mysteries, 2) by Jeffrey Cohen, Damon Abdallah, Books in Motion