Cajun Fried Felony (Miss Fortune Mystery 15) - Page 101
“Before we all retire to our homes to drop into a food coma, I have something I’d like to say. And it’s best said here, with all my family together.”
I glanced at Ida Belle, but she was staring directly at Walter. I looked over at Gertie, who shrugged.
“This past week,” Walter continued, “I asked Ida Belle to marry me. Now, we all know I’ve been down that road many times, and the result has never been what I’d hoped for.”
He motioned to Ida Belle to join him.
I held in a gasp as she walked to the head of the table and stood next to Walter, smiling up at him.
Walter looked down at her and I could see the vast amount of love he felt for her now, before, and would always. He looked out at us and grinned.
“This time, she said yes.”
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Will Walter and Ida Belle finally tie the knot? Will Fortune and the girls have a new mystery to solve?