Women's Intuition Author:Lisa Samson Flannery deserves toknow the truth about her father. One day I'm going to have to tell her. But not tonight. I am worn out. It's a tiredness of years. — Sometimes the Last Place We Want to Be Is the One Place We Need Most. — Lark Summerville's life has few suprises-and that's just how she likes it. All she wants is to live out her angst-riddl... more »ed life in her blue-collar Baltimore neighborhood, punctuated by weekly treps to her local parish, where Lark is the organists, and telephone conversations with desperate souls who dial her hotline at 1-777-IPRAY4U.
But when tragedy forces Lark out of her comfortable nest, she must return to the childhood home she has avoided for years. At Stoneleigh House, Lark is surrounded by three very different women: her grown daughter, Falnnery; her barely tolerable socialite mother, Leslie; and Prisma Percy, housekeeper and family confidante. In this circile of women, Lark's carefully constructed existence begins to unravel, even as the promise of a new one unfolds. Then an unwelcome visitor appears, and Lark finds that she must face her own lies - and her past - before her new life can unfold.« less