Lamb to the slaughter
Updated: 11/24/2020
Lamb to the slaughter

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  • The two table lamps alight-hers and the one by the empty chair opposite. ""Mary Maloney was waiting for her husband to come home from work."
  • He did an unusual thing. He lifted his glass and drained it in one swallow.
  • "She couldn't feel anything at all- except a slight nausea and a desire to vomit. Everything was automatic now-down the steps to the cellar"
  • “At that point, Mary Maloney simply walked up behind him and without any pause, she swung the big frozen leg of lamb high in the air and brought it down as hard as she could on the back of his head.”
  • “Briefly, she told her story about going out to the grocer and coming back to find him on the floor. “
  • "Personally, I think it's right here on the premises." "Probably right under our very noses. What you think, Jack?" And in the other room, Mary Maloney began to giggle.