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Mystery – August 16

“[I]t made her throat ache with unhappiness to meet that look of his that rested on her face without seeing it.”

Georgette Heyer, born on this date in 1902, whose dozen novels are thought the best examples of “country house” English mysteries.

Writing prompt: Write a scene in which your protagonist realizes someone s/he cares about doesn’t reciprocate the feelings.

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