After the revenge murders at St Gerards, Lewis goes off on his desperately needed holiday in Italy with Lyn. It turns out to be less theraputic than he’d hoped:
“My James, he thinks again, and realises that a soft smile has sneaked onto his lips without his permission.
The smile isn’t the only thing that’s been sneaking about without his noticing. Here is Lynn, weighed down with several shopping bags from what look to be expensive shops, and a knowing grin on her face. She’s been standing in front of him for several moments, it seems, and seen everything.
‘Dad,’ she wheedles, sitting down with a knowing grin. ‘Anything you want to tell me about?’”
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