The Grey Beginning Author:Barbara Michaels Kathy Morandini had longed to see the beautiful old city of Florence just the way she saw it now--warmed by the golden Italian sun, cradled under the fabled blue sky of spring. — But spring and beauty were meaningless. She should have been seeing Florence with her husband Bart; it was his home. Instead, she was alone, haunted by memories of the f... more »laming automobile accident that had been her last view of him, three months before.
Only her American sense of duty had brought her here. Bart's grandmother, the Contessa Morandini, had a right to hear about her grandson's last days from the girl who had been his wife, the girl the Contessa had never met.
Kathy shook off her apprehension and asked for directions to the Morandini villa in the hills above the city. Her hands tightened on the wheel of her small rented car as she drove bravely into the terrifying traffic, the bewildering tangle of narrow winding roads, and a living nightmare even worse than the horrifying dreams that tortured her sleep.« less