By V. C. Andrews
HOPE IS SHATTERED...
La esperanza se destruye
No amount of cash can retain heartbreak away: Delia Yebarra realized that painful lesson after a boating tragedy ended her fairy-tale romance with Adan Bovia, a filthy rich politician's son. but if she discovers she is sporting his baby, Delia has no selection yet to stay less than the watchful eye of Adan's robust father, who blamed Delia for the lethal twist of fate yet quickly places her well-being and the secure supply of his grandchild above his resentments. Or so Delia believed.
BUT LOVE BRINGS NEW LIFE...
Pero el amor sopla una nueva vida
For Adan's father intends to take advantage of his connections to blackmail Delia. A merciless nursemaid displays her each stream. And a manipulative schemer orchestrates a reunion with Delia's cousin Edward -- a trip with grave results. yet after tiny Adan Jr. arrives, Delia isn't any longer struggling with for herself yet for every thing she ever believed, again while she was once a Mexican kingdom woman. Can Delia recapture the innocence of her roots and make a shiny destiny for her family members?
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In the following nightmarish days I read the papers, listened to the radio, and lived in fear. It didn’t take long: Zeynep had been found in her house, dead. She was charred. I wrote to the district attorney again. I pointed out the similarity between the ways and the dates upon which Zeynep and Xenia had died. I argued that Nigel was seeking revenge and therefore punishing the people I loved in the same way that I had killed Xenia. Two weeks later the district attorney came to see me and reported that Nigel couldn’t possibly have had anything to do with this crime; he had proven that he was performing on stage at the time of the murder.
Her way of groping me, ignoring her boyfriend who stood with his back to us, planting a kiss on my lips before taking the stage, winking at me mischievously while sitting at a crowded table, well within her boyfriend’s field of vision, caressing my legs under the table sometimes … perhaps these and other dangerous games were expressions of the character traits her early Hollywood femme-fatale looks implied; but I was never as aggressive and courageous in keeping up with her as the men in those films.
At that moment, the young man felt certain this was all just one big nightmare. His knuckles were visibly white, even in the dim light. Truth of the matter was, though, this was only the beginning—he had no idea what was in store for him. The car obediently cruised forward toward their destination. The young man turned and stopped in front of Bebek Park. Just like every evening, the Bebek meatball vendor was setting up his stand in his white minivan, in spite of the contrary weather. Cavidan Hanım took advantage of their time in stalled traffic to look around, and she did so with gusto.