Faith MacKenzie was a polished woman of middle years. She wore a pencil skirt, white blouse, and low heels. A smooth bob of blonde hair tucked in a polite curl behind one ear. She held her hand out confidently to Angus, as she offered him a seat in what had been Brian’s office.
“I’m so sorry to be the one to give you this news,” she said, for the second time. She glanced around the office. “He was your friend. I hadn’t thought it might be hard to see....” She opened the door and ushered him back out. “Let’s take a walk by the shore, will we?”
From The Battle is O'er
Book Five of The Blue Bells Chronicles, due December 2017