By Heather Webber
“Exposed” through a Boston usher in reporter, Lucy is all at once the controversy of town. lengthy back-story brief: even supposing the remainder of her Valentine ancestors have been blessed by means of Cupid with psychic skills, Lucy’s in simple terms designated strength lies in her skill to discover issues. This ability has confirmed particularly a blessing when you come to her matchmaking service provider looking for discovering their long-lost loves. Now that Lucy’s key's out, she has extra new consumers than she is familiar with what to do with. yet quickly a undeniable guy of poser steals Lucy’s spotlight…No, it’s now not Sean Donahue, the attractive fireman-turned-private-eye who’s stolen Lucy’s center. It’s a masked guy in a cowboy hat, dubbed “The Lone Ranger,” who’s been throwing handfuls of money around the universal. Now all of Beantown’s abuzz. Can Lucy unmask the mysterious cash guy, music down all her consumers’ outdated flames, and switch up the warmth on her love existence? totally, absolutely…
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Mum didn’t diet. Ever. She firmly believed in eating what she wanted, when she wanted, and the hell with people who cared about calories and cholesterol. Living life to the fullest with Mum meant having a New York–style cheesecake in the fridge at all times. “Diet” was the worst four-letter word in her vocabulary. “I’m getting older,” Mum said. “I need to be more careful about my weight. ” Her eyes brightened. ” I asked. Dovie laughed and launched into a cha-cha, her long legs lithe and graceful.
I had an instant family who loved me, was able to get my GED and go to college. It doesn’t get much better. Except…” She trailed off. ” Preston supplied. Meaghan dropped her gaze bashfully. For once I was glad to have Preston here. I hadn’t been at all happy about her writing articles about my clients, a deal concocted by her and my father, but I had to admit the pieces had been good. Really good. And Meaghan was right—if this could help one person, then all the aggravation of having Preston around constantly might be justified.
I cautiously peeked inside and found my grandmother, Dovie, sitting in Suz’s desk chair, flipping through client files. Dovie harbored dreams of matchmaking, but since she’d married into the family, she didn’t possess the ability to read auras that was genetic only to bloodline Valentines—a gift, legend declared, bestowed on my family by Cupid himself. It had been my great-grandfather who had founded Valentine, Inc. What our clients didn’t know was the company’s incredible success had little to do with the long questionnaires and personality tests endured on a first appointment but everything to do with … color.