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I don’t—oh, is she the one who kept disappearing? ” “After this last disappearance, she didn’t come back, though. ” Cocking one eyebrow, he said, “Usually the family keeps hoping their loved ones stay alive. ” I often thought Michael would make a very good police officer, but when I once voiced that opinion, he had been offended. I said, “They’d rather have her dead, I guess. She shares ownership of a company with her brother and sister. ” Michael whistled. ” “How are they so sure she’s really gone?
Michael knew about such fences, of course. As a teenager, he’d gone to jail for stealing motorcycles—a sentence extended for his bad behavior once behind bars. When he’d finally gotten out, he’d spent a few years dabbling in his notorious family’s businesses, but eventually decided he needed to change his ways or risk going back to prison, a fate that seemed more horrible to him as he grew older. It had been a long struggle for him, but I thought he’d finally turned his back on his criminal inclinations.
The twins keep them in jars, and I hate the way they look. ” Michael murmured something that made Lucy laugh. Then she turned and saw me. “I’m okay,” she called. ” “She’s with me,” Michael said. The playful child with blond curls and the pink tutu made a picture standing beside him—a tall and hulking man with a face better suited for a dockyard than a polo match. Neither one of them belonged at today’s posh event. Lucy was a kindergarten delinquent, and Michael had probably been one, too. Now he had more sex appeal than six Main Line lacrosse players.