By Alexander McCall Smith
THE NO. 1 women’ DETECTIVE company - e-book 2
Fans all over the world adore the best-selling No. 1 girls’ Detective service provider sequence and its owner, useful Ramotswe, Botswana’s most advantageous girl detective. during this fascinating sequence, Mma Ramotswe—with support from her unswerving affiliate, Grace Makutsi—navigates her circumstances and her own lifestyles with knowledge, reliable humor, and the occasional cup of tea.
Precious Ramotswe is the eminently brilliant and crafty owner of the single women’ detective organisation in Botswana. In Tears of the Giraffe she tracks a wayward spouse, uncovers an unscrupulous maid, and searches for an American guy who disappeared into the plains a long time in the past. in the middle of resolving uncertainties, wondering her approaching marriage to a very good, variety guy, Mr. J. L. B. Matekoni, and the merchandising of her proficient secretary (a graduate of the Botswana Secretarial collage, with a mark of ninety seven in keeping with cent), she additionally reveals her kinfolk without warning and unexpectedly elevated through .
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What did she do, this maid? Did she stand at the gate and talk to her friends, as they tended to do if not watched closely? B. Matekoni and relying on his good nature to keep her job. The other rooms, although they contained beds, were cluttered with boxes stuffed with spark plugs, windscreen-wiper blades, and other curious mechanical pieces. And as for the kitchen, this, although clean, was again virtually bare, containing only two pots, several white enamelled plates, and a small cutlery tray.
Why is she coming into my kitchen and saying things like this? Please ask her to go back to the bar you found her in.? B. Matekoni swallowed hard. I have asked her to marry me,? he blurted out. She is going to be my wife.? At this, the maid seemed to crumple. Aiee!? she cried. Aiee! You cannot marry her! She will kill you! That is the worst thing you can do.? B. s shoulder. Do not worry, Florence,? he said. She is a good woman, and I shall make sure that you will get another job. I have a cousin who has that hotel near the bus station.
Mma Ramotswe nodded. He was right. The maid would have to go, but so would they. They could not live in this house, she thought, even if it had a bigger yard. They would have to put in a tenant and move to Zebra Drive. Her own maid was infinitely better and would look after both of them extremely well. B. Matekoni would begin to put on weight, and look more like the prosperous garage owner he was. She glanced about the room. Was there anything at all that they would need to move from this house to hers?
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