Dead Ernest by Frances Garrood

After sixty years of marriage, Annie found herself alone after her husband Ernest’s sudden death.  Concerned she wasn’t grieving properly, her son Billy asked Annie’s local vicar, Andrew,  to visit with her and see if he could find out what was wrong. Andrew agreed and started seeing Annie regularly, listening to talk about her life and how she came to be stuck in an unhappy, abusive marriage. Andrew sympathized with her, being in an unhappy marriage himself. Continue reading