An Italian Son

$14.95
SKU: Pedley-16-002

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Marco’s life was happy - he dated Tara and worked with his father in the family shipping business. It was a small, happy family. Then they signed a lucrative contract that brought not only more business, but a large Italian family secret to a quiet life... Things began to change for Marco. That’s when he met Elina.

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The cobblestone streets of Sanremo radiated from the centre plaza and stretched beyond the green hillsides into the endless sea of colors—flowers, vineyards, and the deep blue-green water. Far off to the western horizon, where the Ligurian Sea ran into the Mediterranean, the sky and the water became one with only a faint wisp of a line separating them.

The Polizia di Stato motioned for them to stay away. The police emerged from the front entrance of the Rosaria Villa—they were bringing someone out with them. A young man in handcuffs looked up without expression as he was led to a waiting police car. They drove off.

The ambulance attendants followed soon after with a black, zipped up body bag strapped to the stretcher, which they promptly loaded into the back of the waiting vehicle.

Tara stifled a scream—tears streamed down her face. It was too much to hope that this would have been the vacation she dreamed of with Marco...

Price: $14.95