Read by Thomas Judd
Ned & Grace. Grace & Ned.
We are made for each other, thought Ned. What’s more, Father will approve. Or would. If approval were in his nature.
‘Remember, Edwin,’ Father had told him. ‘Most women are dangerously — yes — dangerously mad.’
It was the only thing Father had told him about women — or about anything else really — which is why Ned remembered it. He might have asked Father if Mother, too, had been ‘dangerously mad’. But Father didn’t talk about Mother. Ever.