A World Treasury of Folk Wisdom by Reynold Feldman

By Reynold Feldman

An anthology of folks sayings and proverbs from worldwide, prepared in a hundred alphabetized different types for simple reference. This treasury of proverbial knowledge makes an amazing reward ebook and a convenient reference for audio system and writers.

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With that hanging between them, he walked away. " Cal took a sip of his coffee. He and Jeremy were seated at the breakfast bar, going over the paper Hooper had given him for the fifteenth time. There wasn't much on it -- just the name of and some basic facts about the nurse who'd accused Travis -- but it was a place to start. " He pushed his fingers through his bed-head. " "Don't imagine it was hard. He's a department head. The board kowtows to him every chance they get. " Jeremy went to the coffee pot and refilled his cup.

Good," Cal said. "We're going to need him. " Travis didn't sound necessarily surprised, just cautious. " Cal leaned forward, elbows on the desk, fingers steepled. "I believe Blaine Wilson's rage was genuine. He kept going on about his son's pain, how you should pay for what you did. " He narrowed his eyes. " He leaned back in his chair. "It wasn't until the lawyer mentioned getting the police involved that she actually spoke. " Jeremy was on the edge of his seat. "She said, and I quote: 'I don't want the police involved in this.

Just want to be with you. " *** The board made them wait two days. Travis was actually surprised the AN powers-that-be got back to them so quickly. Instead of the pomp and circumstance of a board meeting, this time he got a call through Cal to meet in his father's office at four o'clock. Jeremy was on rotation, and though Cal offered to go with him, Travis declined. He had a feeling his father meant for this meeting to be private. Aaron wasn't behind his desk this time. He was sitting on the office sofa, a pot of coffee and two cups waiting on the table in front of him.

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