By Kim Lawrence
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Lovely flowers, dear,’ her mother observed, fondly regarding the large bouquet of yellow roses arranged in a tall vase. ‘Send them to the children’s ward,’ Hope put in quickly. ’ Hope smiled grimly. Her mother wasn’t going to find a card no matter how hard she looked, because she had removed it—ripped it up and thrown it away with the other rubbish. There had been just one word on the card; Alex, written in a bold, strong hand. She’d woken up the previous afternoon to find him standing there beside her bed, holding the roses.
She didn’t want announcements or anything today. She insists this is Lindy’s day. ’ Alex nodded. ‘I had heard about the babies. You’re cold,’ he said as she shivered. ’ He turned towards the farmhouse rather than the marquee, but Hope didn’t demur; there was no competition when it came to the comparative attractions of the music and Alex Matheson! He was fascinating with a capital F. ’ ‘I think that scenario is unlikely, but thanks for the advice. ’ The warmth enfolded her like a warm blanket as they walked into the farmhouse.
She gave a whimper and her head dropped once more. A sheen of cold perspiration covered her pale skin and beaded along her upper lip. She battled to overcome the waves of nausea. ’ She flinched back as he touched the side of her cheek. ’ She took several deep breaths and prayed she wouldn’t disgrace herself totally. ’ This was always the aftermath of a brief flash of blind rage, this humiliating physical helplessness. At least he had the sense to give her some privacy. As creeps went, he was fairly sensitive.