(Once in a while we get a good funny in our emails, and we had to share this one!)
In a dark and hazy room, peering into a crystal ball, the Mystic
delivered grave news:
“There’s no easy way to tell you this, so I’ll just be blunt. Prepare
yourself to be a widow. Your husband will die a violent and horrible
death this year.”
Visibly shaken, Laura stared at the woman’s lined face, then at the
single flickering candle, then down at her hands.
She took a few deep breaths to compose herself and to stop her mind
racing. She simply had to know.
She met the Fortune Teller’s gaze, steadied her voice and asked, “Will
I be acquitted?”