Excerpt from Chapter 11

Published November 8, 2016

Temptation to Sin | Adriana Parrinello

Excerpt from Chapter 11:

Wednesday, December 20

John strolled in through the door of the garage that evening, feeling
weary after a long day at work. It was oddly hectic, it seemed, since Beth
had called and was unable to make it in. She complained something about
car trouble and having her father help tow the vehicle in to her mechanic’s
shop. Despite the uncomfortable tension she had recently brought upon
the office, John realized that day, how much he truly relied on her.

As he hung his jacket and removed his shoes, he could hear Laura and
Marlene preparing dinner in the kitchen. Sliding on his slippers, he quickened
his pace when he heard Laura whispering in a tear-filled voice.