Eric Hudspith was not surprised by anything he was told about
Rachel said, ‘You're a tower of strength, Eric.’ She was a little overawed by his concern, but grateful for it and for his abiding friendship. Who else would hurry to her side to offer advice and comfort? Cynthia would, and so would her father if he knew, but no-one else.
‘Dear girl, if we are to eat today we had better get a move on. I have booked a table at
(to be continued)