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maybe love each other too much.Â
than done for Kam Matafeo. Getting over his wifeâ€™s death isnâ€™t something on
Kamâ€™s list of things to do.Â But when
Grace Jackson, his new Sous Chef walks in, life is turned upside down. And not
just for him either.Â Anne, his
mother-in-law, is not open to the idea of anyone new in Kamâ€™s life and will do
anything to stop his romance from blooming. But when the â€˜Love Witchesâ€™ step inÂ to protect him, the battle lines are drawn. Fircrest is in for some fireworks
when the fight for Kamâ€™s heart not only affects his family, but his friendsâ€™
fight for herself and Kam or to give up and let Kam slip back into the
guests.Â â€œThis is Pule Matafeo and his
wife, Posey. And this couple is Asher and Meredith Murphy.â€
at Pule Matafeo.Â Was the whole town nothing but Matafeos?
guys?â€ she said gesturing over her shoulder to Tate and Tai. She looked back at
the table and all four heads looked down as if they had been staring in her
nodded. â€œThose two men are my cousins and Kam is my big brother.â€
out her hand to shake.Â â€œItâ€™s a privilege
to meet you.Â I have to say, I love
working for your brother.Â He is so kind
and thoughtful.Â I canâ€™t even imagine
what it would be like to grow up with Kam as an older brother,â€ she said.
to say something when the woman sitting next to him elbowed him in the
side.Â Pule smiled and nodded.Â â€œKam was wonderful.â€
â€œHi, Iâ€™m Posey, Wren Downingâ€™s younger sister.Â Sheâ€™s told me about your gnocchi.â€
Wren! Sheâ€™s my favorite.Â Are you a chef
â€œThat is so cool.Â Good for you.â€
see an attractive blond with a razor sharp angled bob looking her up and down.
her rolled his eyes and sighed loudly. â€œIâ€™m Asher Murphy. Â And since youâ€™re new in town, we run the Match and Mingle web site for singles in
the Fircrest and Tacoma area.Â The first
month is free.â€
down at her hands.Â â€œI probably should
look into something like that but I have the worst luck with men.Â The last guy I dated, emptied out my savings
account. I think Iâ€™ll stick to what Iâ€™m good at. Cooking.â€
lady,â€ Meredith said with a small, self-satisfied smile.
directly at the woman, not breaking eye contact. She made it a rule to never
back down from a bully and she wasnâ€™t going to start now, even if it was an ex
and blushed.Â â€œSorry, that was rude,â€ she
acknowledging the obvious and looked back to Pule and Posey.Â â€œSo how was dinner tonight?â€ she asked,
changing the subject.
almost empty plate.Â â€œIâ€™m about to order
another meal just so I can take home some leftovers.Â It was amazing, Grace.Â Truly, delicious.â€
Meredith to smile at her.Â â€œLetâ€™s just
say weâ€™ll be coming back every week for dinner and twice for lunch if I have
anything to say about it.â€
his lips and make a kissing motion.
â€œPerfection.Â Thank you for moving
to Fircrest, Grace.Â Weâ€™re all very happy
youâ€™re here. Right, Meredith?â€
Meredith winced.Â If she wasnâ€™t mistaken,
someone was getting kicked under the table.
decent cook but that doesnâ€™t mean that sheâ€™s good enough for Kâ€¦â€ she gasped suddenly and didnâ€™t
finish her sentence. She glared across the table at Pule. â€œThat hurt!â€
smiled up at her.Â â€œI think you are good enough for Calzones.Â Iâ€™ve been after Rob forever to add them to
the lunch menu.â€
confusion.Â â€œGood enough for calzones?
Uh, sure.Â Iâ€™ll see what I can do.Â You all have a wonderful evening.Â I have one more table to say hi to.â€
to Barry to show her the last table.
That was the weirdest encounter sheâ€™d had since moving to Fircrest.Â She was going to stay clear of Meredith. That
woman was psycho.