Necessity had caused Katie to invent a mother of a plan back in May, when she discovered something Vanessa didn’t even know yet: The plug was pulled on the family funds.
She needed to fake it, make everyone think this summer would be exactly like those old carefree Cape weekends, three whole months worth! Only this summer she’d be living in a luxury mansion with her best friend-without parental supervision!-shopping, sunning, and funning, sprinkled with large doses of worthy (read: wealthy) boytoys.
With Lily’s help, Katie could have the life she loved, while figuring out how to escape the one she’d be coming home to in September
If nothing else, it would give her time and space to figure things out, and the chance to earn money of her own.
Her (ex) best friend Lily McCoy had rubbed mock tears from her eyes after Katie confided the real reason she needed to bolt Boston, fly under the radar, and what they’d be doing during those long, lazy summer days. Read More