Love and Lies (The Reverend Curtis Black Series)

By Kimberla Lawson Roby

At lengthy final, the Reverend Curtis Black seems to be at the immediately and slender. The all-too-human preacher is a bestselling writer now, and he and his spouse, Charlotte, are elevating cute teenagers. however the ever-suspicious Charlotte does not belief that Curtis has placed his womanizing previous in the back of him. whereas he is at the highway selling his most modern e-book, she understands that there should be only one extra-devoted fan in his flock for him to stray.

Charlotte is not any angel herself, and she's been preserving lots of secrets and techniques from Curtis whereas he is been away. nonetheless, Charlotte believes with all her middle that issues can be larger as soon as Curtis is domestic back, even if she could be cautious what she needs for considering that love will not be sufficient to untangle the internet of lies she and Curtis have woven for themselves. And finally, she'll have a few difficult judgements to make if she desires to salvage her marriage.

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Greater than the health professional had anticipated. ” “No, mother, I’m no longer speaking approximately Janine. I’m conversing approximately Marissa. ” “What do you suggest, you’re speaking approximately Marissa? ” “She’s long gone. She fell down the steps. ” “Dear God, how? ” “It’s an extended tale, however the entire factor was once an twist of fate. She misplaced her stability, her physique flipped a number of occasions round the curve, and she or he hit the pot sitting to the part on the backside. ” “Lord, Joe, honey, this is often Charlotte and she’s bought a few terrible information. ” “Sweetheart, what’s occurring? ” my father requested me. “Marissa died previous this afternoon. ” “Died? No, no, no! ” “She did, Daddy. ” “What occurred? ” he requested, and that i informed him a similar factor I’d informed mother. “We’ll be there once we will get a bag packed. ” “Thank you, Daddy, simply because i actually desire you and mother to be right here. ” “How are Matthew and Curtis? ” “They’re striking in there,” I acknowledged, taking a look at Matthew, who was once sitting at the couch, crying. Curtis was once pacing backward and forward in entrance of the hearth. “Sweetheart, you all try and cling in there, and we’ll see you in a number of hours or so. ” whilst I hung up, I went over to Matthew, and he lay in my palms the way in which he used to whilst he used to be Marissa’s age. “Honey, i do know it hurts, so that you simply permit all of it out, ok? ” “Why did she need to die? occasionally she was once suggest yet she couldn’t support that whatever was once incorrect together with her. She relatively couldn’t support it, mother. ” “I comprehend, child. ” “I continuously attempted to be an exceptional brother. ” “Honey, you have been the simplest tremendous brother she can have had. ” “I’m relatively sorry. ” “Hey,” I acknowledged, turning his face towards me. “This isn’t your fault, so that you don’t have something to express regret for. ” “That’s correct, son, you don’t need to think undesirable approximately any of this. ” “But, Dad, I knew she wanted support. I knew it for a very long time yet I didn’t say something simply because I didn’t wish my acquaintances pondering anything used to be unsuitable with me, too. I didn’t wish them pondering i used to be loopy, and that’s why I didn’t say whatever. That’s why I allow her deal with me any manner she desired to and that i by no means obtained mad at her. ” “Honey, I’m sorry you’ve been wearing any such large weight in your shoulders, yet you take heed to me. Getting Marissa aid wasn’t your accountability. It used to be mine and your father’s and not anyone else’s. really, it was once my accountability simply because your father didn’t fairly understand both. ” “She used to be continuously this type of strong woman, Dad, everytime you have been round, and that’s why I used to wish that you'd cease touring quite a bit. I used to wish forever so shall we all be at liberty. and that i sought after you and mother to prevent hating one another so that you may come back to loving one another how you used to earlier than Marissa used to be born. ” Curtis and that i checked out one another in horror and that i knew he used to be simply as damage as i used to be. Matthew used to be telling us to our faces that we have been awful mom and dad. i do know he didn’t suggest to, yet his message used to be discovering very essentially. “I wanna move as much as my room and lie down,” Matthew acknowledged, wiping his face with either his palms. “Honey, are you convinced? ” “Yes. ” “Okay then, we’ll be as much as money on you in a while,” I stated, and he hugged either one of us.

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