Reblogged from Jack Lockwood Diaries:
“For God’s sake! I’ve got two children and a husband!”
So saying, Vera pulled away from our embrace, glaring at me angrily as she stepped backwards. “You can’t just—”
“I know, I know, I’m sorry,” I apologised, then walked away quickly, doing my best to hide my misery and humiliation after the disastrous failed kiss.
My day at Faradays Advertising Ltd, the grand old 1930s building in the East End of London, didn’t get much better. In the late afternoon I had a fierce row with my boss, Tony. Tony was being unreasonable, and, perhaps because I was so upset about ruining my relationship with Vera, after months of being her friend, that I spoke out of turn and things escalated.
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