Vairlyn Ballenger személy
„She's at that age,” Vairlyn said apologetically. „Always full of questions.”
I smiled. „It's a good age. Questions are important.”
Jalaine looked at me eypectantly, as though she still hoped I would answer. I didn't.
„Jalaine has a beau,” Nash said proudly.
„No, I do not, Nash.” I watched Jalaine's frustration with her loose-lipped sibling grow.
„But Fertig asked you to marry him,” Lydia countered.
„And I haven't said yes,” she answered between gritted teeth.
„Yet,” Priya mumbled under her breath.
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„There are seventy-eight of us Ballengers altogether,” Priya said, „and that's not counting the third cousins.”
„Third cousins like Paxton?” I asked.
An icy wall fell over Priya.
„Yes,” Vairlyn answered, „like him.”
„Of course, we are hoping for more little Ballengers soon,” Jalaine quipped. Priya jabbed her elbow into her sister's side.
195. oldal, 23. fejezet