For the first time since she had become a sleuth, Annie was sorry to have caught someone.

I know you’ve come for my confession. I’m not sorry or glad about it. It feels terrible to take a life, but I’ve kept girls like Maria out of his clutches.

ANNIE FINDS A WAY BY HELEN REED LEHMAN 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 43

Annie Temple told her masseuse Elena, “He won’t last. If he isn’t impeached, he’ll be forced to resign anyway.”

“But Senora Annie, h…

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