By Leslie Carroll
Whilst lifestyles throws you a curve ball... Venus deMarley has simply been hit with a wild pitch. At 40 she's ultimately stumbled on the best fianc?, while Sophie—the daughter she gave up for adoption two decades ago—suddenly reappears. Venus has one other hindrance on her fingers besides: her eccentric millionaire dad simply died and willed her his puppy project—a rag-tag minor league baseball crew known as the Bronx Cheers—if Venus and Sophie can reconcile and once more develop into a kin. Venus is aware diddly approximately activities, yet Sophie's a jock, not like her glamorous mother. And after twenty years aside, those ladies recognize not anything approximately one another, and infrequently agree on something. yet maybe—just maybe—they have extra in universal than they think...
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Gaines said that to scare everyone. ” After three glasses of champagne, her nightly cocktail of choice, the alcohol had begun to slur her speech. She tipped the bottle into her glass again. ” she asked, gulping down the champagne. ” Noticing a chip in her manicure, she frowned, as if to blame her index ﬁnger. “What I like is that the language in Augie’s will iss so vague Choosing Sophie 37 that a lawsuit is sustainable. I’m going to call my brotherin-law. Maybe Sherman can ﬁle a proceeding in Surrogate’s Court, to declare the will invalid.
On the other hand, I really coveted the chance for time alone with Sophie. Throwing a ﬁancé into the mix, especially one who hated everything about New York, would complicate things even further. She and I needed to get to know each other ﬁrst. Otherwise, it wasn’t fair to any of us. ” The bells on the hem of Rachel’s peasant skirt jangled with agitation. “Tell them I’d like to cancel the deal. ” Rachel scowled at me as though I’d snatched the last crumb of food from the hands of a starving woman.
Because it wasn’t about you and him,” Sophie said, lining up the blueberries on her plate as though she were directing a marching band. ” Glenn almost ﬂipped an omelet onto the ﬂoor. ” “I think Grampa knew it was too late to ﬁx things between you guys. Too much bad blood, or whatever. Maybe he was too proud. Heck, you knew him; I didn’t, so this is just my guess, but I would bet a gazillion dollars I’m right. ” Sophie posited. “Besides, Cap Gaines told me you’d looked him up when you saw old Augie’s obituary in the paper.
Choosing Sophie by Leslie Carroll