And now, on with Chapter 26…
Geoffrey kept staring at the void in the room, not quite believing his eyes. He felt the anger building up inside his chest. “How could you let this happen?”, he shouted at his butler, but only received a blank glance in response. The fool of a man! His wife had disappeared, and he didn’t even had an inkling about the affair? Even that old nitwit she kept for a maid had gone, for heaven’s sake! This was intolerable! Servants were not people to be trusted. “You’re presently dismissed.” The butler muttered some apologies and was gone.
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