By Tracy Madison
A tender, divorced bakery proprietor discovers she's inherited her gypsy ancestress's marvelous magical powers, yet learns that once looking real love with a hunky new neighbor, someone should be cautious what she chefs up.
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Beagle “I will go there,” she said. “Magician, I owe you a boon, for you set me free. ” Schmendrick’s long eyes were glinting like leaves in the sun. ” She moved away, cool and dancing, and she did not answer. The magician said, “I might be useful. ” The unicorn seemed very near to vanishing into the sticky mist, and Schmendrick hurried on. “Besides, no wanderer was ever the worse for a wizard’s company, even a unicorn. Remember the tale of the great wizard Nikos. Once, in the woods, he beheld a unicorn sleeping with his head in the lap of a giggling virgin, while three hunters advanced with drawn bows to slay him for his horn.
They can still be folk songs, can’t they, Mr. ” he asked in a low, worried voice. “After all—” “I’m not Mr. Child,” Schmendrick said. ” “I mean, you can’t leave epic events to the people. ” An aging rogue in tattered velvet now slunk forward. “Captain, if we’re to have folk songs, and I suppose we must, then we feel they ought to be true songs about real outlaws, not this lying life we live. No offense, captain, but we’re really not very merry, when all’s said—” “I’m merry twenty-four hours a day, Dick Fancy,” Cully said coldly.
A gray morning rain was beginning to fall, and she shone through it like a dolphin. “No,” she said, answering his eyes. ” He was silent, crouched by the road in the rain, drawing his soaked cloak close around his body until he looked like a broken black umbrella. The unicorn waited, feeling the days of her life falling around her with the rain. ” When Schmendrick looked at her again he had managed to pull his face together, but it was still struggling to escape from him. ” he asked. ” “I was looking for my people,” the unicorn said.