Nathan came to the mansion an hour ahead of the guests, bearing gifts for Kate’s thirtieth birthday. He was holding a gorgeous bouquet of lilacs and lavender roses. Sebastian took the flowers to be placed in a vase, while she escorted her husband into the sitting room. A box of Knipschildt Chocolatier and a bottle of Chateau Montelena Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 1999 were amongst the presents, along with a small box that clearly contained jewelry. Inside was a platinum pendant of an angel holding a heart-shaped diamond.
“This is lovely, but I don’t think I can accept it.”
“And why not?”
“It’s very personal and not exactly appropriate for a nearly divorced couple.”
“You’ll always be my angel....
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