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By Dick Francis

A wanna-be jockey accepts a task in his father's crusade for Parliament--and realizes that politics may be the main perilous horse race of all.

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But suddenly his the air. It mothers body arched high in shook, thrashed in seizure, like a grand mal Her mouth dropped open. A splash of fluid burst from her mouth. She's still alive. She's still alive, and now drowning. Finally, the corpse fell back down on fit. the bed, motionless. Left me alone for And you brought me this, my sweet Bernice . here for this. . M. Death. Death. Marjorie had put the children to sleep with a reading of Bedtime for Francis, made a cup of tea and resorted to Percodan left over from a root canal episode in February.

Did Grandma "I was just wondering. Daddy tions, . . — . . M. work for the morning, Marjorie decided to do a little shopping. Sliding into the Seville, she found the button she wanted among the profusion of gadgets under the dashboard. The garage door opened. She backed the Seville out, pulling it parallel with the house. She knew Jack loved gadgets, but she had been somewhat surprised when he went and had a telephone and other electronic equipment installed in the Cadillac. She didn't know what half of After her to drive it down know they really couldn't afford it There were more tape decks and CB-looking was, but she did all.

I'm going to burn it, we'll burn your dirty thing off Of course, she didn't literally burn him. That event was boring, preposterous, a mothers deed from another time, he knew. Now a kid could dance around a mayp)ole waving his penis or stick it into a Ding Dong and a mother wouldn't care. He had been threatened with castration by fire for an act that nowadays would barely gain maternal notice. And he wasn't the only one who had been screwed up as a kid. Marjorie had gotten them into several parenting groups and a lot of the fathers remembered their mothers' overblown reactions to early sex play.

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