By Sherryl Woods
Dana Sue could run the simplest little eating place in Serenity, but if you are feeding a small city of friends, busybodies and top acquaintances, issues can get a piece sizzling within the kitchen. by no means brain that she's placing on too many kilos (an occupational risk for a chef)—she's fearful approximately her too-skinny teenage daughter, Annie, who has been slowly ravenous herself because the loud, suitcase-tossing, name-calling healthy on her entrance garden that left Dana Sue minus one dishonest husband.But occasionally lifestyles alternatives unusual how one can mend fences. while Annie lands within the clinic, Dana Sue reaches out to the guy she likes to hate: Ron, the husband who took her middle while she tossed him out. Ron remains to be Annie's white knight, no matter if he is decidedly extra tarnished in Dana Sue's eyes. yet he nonetheless appears to be like more than enough to devour, and perhaps, simply possibly, to forgive. as soon as, Ron made the error of letting pass and not using a right struggle. yet now Dana Sue is ready to get one other style of candy devotion from a guy uninterested in feeling like a idiot, hungry for that slice of heaven he came upon with her….
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After a late night at the restaurant, she needed all the caffeine she could get first thing in the morning to be alert enough to deal with Annie’s quick-thinking evasiveness. ” Dana Sue asked. Annie shrugged. ” For as long as Dana Sue could remember, Annie had harbored a crush on Tyler Townsend, whose mom was one of Dana Sue’s best friends and most recently a business partner at The Corner Spa, Serenity’s new fitness club for women. “Mom, he’s a senior. I’m a junior,” Annie explained with exaggerated patience.
Maddie frowned at her. “Just because he doesn’t intimidate you doesn’t mean he couldn’t get through to Annie. Unfortunately, though, he’d only be speculating about whether she has an eating disorder, the same way we are. ” Dana Sue asked, frustrated. ” “She’ll just claim she’s eating when you’re not around,” Maddie said. “She might even toss food down the garbage disposal to make you think she’s eaten it. ” “The scales don’t lie,” Dana Sue said. ” Helen’s expression turned thoughtful. “Maybe we’re going about this all wrong.
She didn’t bother with putting a robe on over her oversize Carolina Panthers T-shirt, one of the few things of Ronnie’s she’d kept. She’d told herself she’d simply forgotten to add it to the pile of his clothing she’d stuffed haphazardly into suitcases and tossed onto the front lawn, but the truth was she’d slept in it for a long time after he’d gone because his scent had clung to it. Many washings later that was no longer the case, but some sentiment she didn’t care to identify kept her wearing it every night.
A Slice of Heaven by Sherryl Woods