Again this snippet is from my soon to be released Target Identified.
The two ladies are on their way to meet with Alison’s father, Ezra. He tolerates a lot, as long as it doesn’t interfere with work. A few days ago Alison got a tattoo surrounding her bellybutton and the area is still tender to the touch. So here we have Maggie, Alison’s friend, confidant, co-conspirator, and all around untypical daughter to an English Earl show Alison her concern.
“Still hurt?” If there was any sympathy in Maggie’s voice Alison didn’t hear it.
Maggie laughed at her friend’s obvious pain, but had a better idea instead. “You know your dad’s going to be ripped, don’t you? Remember how off the wall he was when you got the butterfly tat? Now this!”