"Granny Mae would have been proud."
Keesha gave a bitter laugh. "Yeah, well, I lied."
For the first time in a long time, Justus was at a loss for words. He had never
"I sat there holding her hand and listening to her drift in and out of
"It was almost more than I could take. Until…" Keesha smiled suddenly. It was
"Little Bit, what did you do?"
"Robin had no problem taking away my future," Keesha replied calmly. "So I had
Justus was shocked at the tale unfolding before him. "But how? The red tape
Keesha smiled. This time it was a genuine expression filled with pleasure. "AJ."
"So Mary truly is Jason's baby?"
"Mary is my baby." Keesha's tone was hard and unyielding. "Jason will never
"That door has been opened now," Justus cried. "There's a chance he might find
"It won't matter if he does," Keesha insisted quietly. "I have made sure of that."
Sixth in the Diablo series: Venganza, First Contact, Rook to Knight's Three, Richter Scale, Beyond a Reasonable Doubt, Do Unto Others, and Semantics