By Stephen King
Now a big movie, Stephen King's significant and terrifying tale of a wedding with actually lethal secrets.
Darcy Anderson's husband of greater than 20 years is away on one in all his regimen work journeys while the unsuspecting Darcy seems for batteries within the storage. Her toe knocks up opposed to a hidden field lower than a worktable and in it she discovers a trove of awful proof that her husband is 2 men—one, the benign father of her young ones, the opposite, a raging rapist and assassin. It's a scary discovery, rendered with bristling depth, and it definitively ends "A reliable Marriage."
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When he leaves, Carmel sighs. “What are they talking about? ” I ask, feigning interest. “The party is at Kakabeka Falls. Every year it moves around, to keep the cops off. Last year it was at Trowbridge Falls, but everybody freaked out when—” She pauses. ” “Nothing. ” Could I be this lucky? Usually I’m a week in before there’s a convenient segue into haunting talk. It’s not exactly the easiest thing to bring up. “I love ghost stories. ” I move to sit down across from her and lean forward on my elbows.
What do you expect? I move around a lot, and spend too many late nights killing stuff. Who’s going to put up with that? I scan the rest of the lunchroom, making a note of all the different groups and wondering which one would be most likely to lead me to Anna. The goth kids would know the story best, but they’re also the hardest to ditch. If they got the idea that I was serious about killing their ghost, I’d probably wind up doing it with a gang of black-eyeliner-wearing, crucifix-carrying, Buffy the Vampire Slayer wannabes twittering around behind me.
My gal, she’s waiting for me,” he says now in an excited voice, like he’s going to see her the minute we crest the next hill. He taps the lighter hard on the dash, twice, and I glance over to make sure he hasn’t left a ding in the panel. This isn’t my car. And I’ve suffered through eight weeks of lawn work for Mr. Dean, the retired army colonel who lives down the block, just so I could borrow it. For a seventy-year-old man he’s got the straightest back I’ve ever seen. If I had more time, I could’ve spent a summer listening to interesting stories about Vietnam.