By Elaine Viets
An individual has killed Halley Hardwicke, the new younger dressmaker of thousand-dollar Italian silk scarves, within the mall parking lot-and police have their eye on Jake, the husband of Josie's ally Alyce. The couple lived close to the wrap maven, however it turns out Halley and Jake have been a bit too neighborly. So Josie makes a decision to do what she does top to aid out her friend-go undercover and spot if she will locate a few clues. simply because this time, there is a lot extra at stake than a headband, whether it truly is to die for...
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She always locked her doors. She drove past the chaˆteaus, villas, and palaces of the Estates at Wood Winds, and waved good-bye to the pointless guard. It was a brilliant December day, with a heartbreaking blue sky. The lawns were still green in the mild winter. Wood Winds looked peaceful as a postcard. Josie’s mood seesawed between anger and shame. How could you even think those things about Alyce? she asked herself. When you needed help, Alyce was there, no questions asked, no lectures given.
Josie said. "It’s a citrus trumpet," Alyce said. "It’s the most efficient way to extract juice from lemons and limes. Just plug this in and squeeze, and the juice comes down the funnel spout. No waste. " "It looks cruel," Josie said. The discussion on citrus abuse was interrupted by the doorbell. "That’s the plumber," Alyce said, and jumped up to open the side door. There was quite a package on her kitchen doorstep. Josie took in the long legs, the tight jeans, and the soft blue denim shirt with the logo MIKE’S DOGTOWN PLUMBERS.
Jane came running out to the car, leaving a vapor trail of old cigarette smoke. Josie wrinkled her nose. Jane handed her the cordless phone. "It’s Alyce. She’s called three times. She can’t reach you on that overpriced cell phone. What’s the point of buying that thing if you turn it off when I’m trying to reach you? Alyce needs to talk to you right now. " Thanks, Mom, Josie thought. That really helps the lesbian issue. " Josie speed-dialed her number. Her friend picked up on the first ring. " Josie said.