Autumn’s warning

Autumn’s warning

Yesterday’s letter from Valerie was troubling. She had enthused to her older sister about a new gown of billowy satin and organza – and of the young man she met at a ball.  She’s so flighty, so impressionable, thought Norah. How could they be sisters? Norah plans ahead, is more cerebral. That afternoon, deep in … Continue reading

Rocky relationship

Rocky relationship

Rocky Stoneleigh and his wife, Granita, have compatible interests. His career: stone mason; hers: geologist. For their honeymoon, they went to Stonehenge. One of the first things they did after marrying and moving into Rockyʼs house was to remodel the kitchen with granite countertops. Every Saturday night they got stoned. Their favorite hymn is Rock … Continue reading