The Daily Cuppa
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The Daily Cuppa

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Chapter Eleven — The Prize

“Grumpy’s been working with you for months, Tom. So why isn’t he civilized?”

“These things take time. Patience is key.”

“Patience?” Abbi cried. “You can’t be serious. Our son’s killing his sisters one by one, and you’re asking us to be patient?”

“You knew it wouldn’t be easy, Abbi. I told you this from the start, but believe me. Everything happens for a good reason.”



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Karen Schwartz

Aspiring bestselling novelist, featured writer for The Daily Cuppa, kindness specialist, lover of short-form and chocolate.