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By R. T. Jordan

The enduring Polly Pepper, musical comedy famous person of yesteryear, is experiencing a little a certified dry spell— she will be able to slightly preserve her checking account afloat, not to mention her occupation. So while the nefarious Laura Crawford, scene-stealing former forged mate and perpetual diva, proposes a Polly Pepper Playhouse reunion cruise, Polly is on board, full-steam forward. yet she quickly realizes that Hollywood at the high-seas may be not anything wanting a shipwreck. . .

Packed to the gills with has-beens, D-listers, and sycophantic fanatics, Polly's star cruise can be a send of fools, and it's sinking quick. If that weren't adequate, Polly's tiny room, troubling loss of champagne, and crucial visual appeal time table depart her feeling greater than a bit murderous in the direction of Laura. regrettably, that send already sailed! Laura is located useless the subsequent morning, slain by way of Season Six of The Polly Pepper Playhouse field set—the creditors DVD ruthlessly sharpened to a razor's edge.

Polly instantly starts off fishing for clues, and her first colossal capture is pianist-at-sea Lawrence Deerfield, whose occupation sank whilst Laura maliciously minimize him from a contemporary degree creation. yet Polly must forged a much broader web to trap this killer—with a ship's worthy of burned solid friends, spurned enthusiasts, and obsessed lovers there are many different explanations within the sea.

When Polly herself is accused of the crime she is aware it's time to form up or send out. If she can't clear up this maritime secret the shrewdpermanent killer might ship Polly's entire career—and even her life—overboard.

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Sooly whooped as the air rushed out of her lungs, rolled over, gathered the small boy in her arms and playfully massaged his scalp with her knuckles through a shock of cotton-white hair. "Let's go swimming, Sooly," her cousin, Bill, gasped through his laughter. "Twim, Tooly," said young Anne, coming up to join in the roughhouse. "In you go," Sooly said, tossing Bill into the creek. He went out of sight, came up blowing and kicking energetically. Sooly lowered Anne by the arms to let her stand on the lower lip of the dock, which was under water on the mid-tide.

Sooly whooped as the air rushed out of her lungs, rolled over, gathered the small boy in her arms and playfully massaged his scalp with her knuckles through a shock of cotton-white hair. "Let's go swimming, Sooly," her cousin, Bill, gasped through his laughter. "Twim, Tooly," said young Anne, coming up to join in the roughhouse. "In you go," Sooly said, tossing Bill into the creek. He went out of sight, came up blowing and kicking energetically. Sooly lowered Anne by the arms to let her stand on the lower lip of the dock, which was under water on the mid-tide.

The growing incidence of something so simple as a smile was reward for her work. The job was not an easy one. It was a stunning challenge, in fact. A lot of time and energy had been expended on the outward blink in a transferral of certain materials from the cargo wells to their designated places, but as paint was applied to dull walls and bulkheads in pleasing brightness, as soft hangings muted the harsh contours of the quarters, she could see the improvement. She would have to justify the expense of tossing perfectly good but unattractive hard metal furniture out the jettison hatch to be replaced by soft-hued, rich woods from the decorator colony on Ankan II, but she was not concerned.

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