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Friday’s Page 69 ~ The Missing Season

Friday’s Page 69 ~ The Missing Season

The Missing Season, Gillian French, Horror, Mystery, Tree, Carved Messages, Dark Cover
I’m surrounded by cattails. They jog the memory of the egret, tall and reed-thin. Something not quite reight about those spindly legs, the curved beak tucked to its breast, the eyes like beads of volcanic glass.
I turn slightly, and it’s there: tall, dark egret shape, the head cocked in study of me. I jolt, flashes of thought (egret – Mumbler – run) slamming through me, but my feet are rooted, and I nearly fall.

Friday’s Page 69 ~ Girls of July

Friday’s Page 69 ~ Girls of July


“Okay, um, when I was a kid, I was really smart.”
Spider tried not to raise her eyebrow. Sometimes the left on just raised involuntarily when people said things like I’m really smart. “So that’s your thing? Being really smart?”
“She was really smart,” Britta said.
Meredith nodded. “Thanks, Britta.”