By Sherryl Woods
Dana Sue may possibly run the simplest little eating place in Serenity, but if you are feeding a small city of buddies, busybodies and most sensible buddies, issues can get a section sizzling within the kitchen. by no means brain that she's placing on too many kilos (an occupational possibility for a chef)—she's apprehensive approximately her too-skinny teenage daughter, Annie, who has been slowly ravenous herself because the loud, suitcase-tossing, name-calling healthy on her entrance garden that left Dana Sue minus one dishonest husband.But occasionally existence selections unusual how you can mend fences. while Annie lands within the health center, Dana Sue reaches out to the fellow she likes to hate: Ron, the husband who took her middle while she tossed him out. Ron remains to be Annie's white knight, no matter if he is decidedly extra tarnished in Dana Sue's eyes. yet he nonetheless appears more than enough to consume, and perhaps, simply might be, to forgive. as soon as, Ron made the error of letting move with out a right struggle. yet now Dana Sue is set to get one other flavor of candy devotion from a guy uninterested in feeling like a idiot, hungry for that slice of heaven he stumbled on with her….
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It could have been an oversight, but she knew better. Annie had deliberately left it behind, just as she’d ignored the breakfast her mother had fixed. The memory of Annie’s collapse during Maddie’s wedding reception last year at Thanksgiving came flooding back, and with it a tide of fresh panic. “Oh, sweetie,” Dana Sue murmured. ” “I’m thinking for tonight’s dessert I’ll make an old-fashioned bread pudding with maybe some Granny Smith apples to add a little tartness and texture,” Erik Whitney said before Dana Sue had a chance to tie on her apron.
Before Annie could press her on it, she stood up. “You need to get some sleep, young lady. ” She brushed a kiss across Annie’s forehead. ” To her surprise, her daughter’s arms came around her waist. ” “Oh, sweetie, I love you, too,” Dana Sue whispered, tears in her eyes. “And wherever he is, I know your dad loves you, as well. ” “I know,” Annie said with a sniff. ” Dana Sue bit back a sigh. “Yeah,” she admitted. ” There were times when she felt as if someone had carved out her heart and left her aching and empty inside.
I think she convinced herself it wouldn’t have happened if I’d weighed a hundred and five. ” “You’re also five-ten. You’d look ridiculous,” Maddie said. “Probably, but it might be kind of fun to test the willowy look on the men in Serenity,” Dana Sue said with a wistful note. Then she added realistically, “But it’s never going to happen. No matter how hard I try these days, I can’t seem to lose more than a pound, and that never stays off long. ” “Sounds as if Annie isn’t the only one who could use a body image lecture,” Maddie said.
A Slice of Heaven by Sherryl Woods