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By Emily Bleeker

Lillian Linden is a liar. at the floor, she feels like a courageous survivor of a aircraft crash. yet she’s been mendacity to her relations, her pals, and the full global for the reason that rescue helicopters scooped her and her fellow survivor, Dave corridor, off a abandoned island within the South Pacific. lacking for nearly years, the castaways are thrust into the highlight after their rescue, turning into media darlings in a single day. yet they can’t inform the true story—so they lie.

The public is excited about the castaways’ saga, yet Lillian and Dave needs to go back to their lives and their spouses. Genevieve Randall—a hard-nosed journalist and host of a information program—isn’t procuring it. She suspects Lillian’s and Dave’s motives in regards to the different crash survivors aren’t precise. And now, Genevieve’s decided to get the genuine tale, regardless of what number lives it destroys.

In this interesting story of survival, secrets and techniques, and redemption, daily humans thrown jointly through tragedy needs to ultimately face the truth…even if it tears them aside.

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He takes out a five and a few ones and slaps them into the man’s hand. ” the dining-room hostess asks. ” the hostess asks again. He nods. “This way,” she says, leading him into the empty dining room. Someone hands him a menu, someone else pours him a glass of water, another puts a dinner roll on his bread plate and some butter beside it. He immediately eats the roll. He hasn’t been eating bread—it’s not part of his program. The roll is 52 a. m. h o m e s warm, yeasty sourdough. He eats it with cold butter—he closes his eyes—good.

M. h o m e s atmosphere, hinting at the day to come. He sat in the back, with the windows down, his head into the breeze like a dog. The driver babbled like a bad bartender, talking about everything, anything, nothing. ” He didn’t answer; the last thing he wanted was a confes­ sional conversation with the cab driver. “Fine, keep it a secret, see if I care. Everyone thinks they’re entitled to keep it to themselves. What do they know? That’s how you get sick, really sick—ulcers, colitis, cancer. I tell people everything, what do I need to keep secrets for?

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