July 19, 2012
Harts 3 - Round 23
"Hello?" she asked cautiously.
"This is Officer Moore. I'd like to speak to the owner of the home."
"Ummm... she's in the there," Ruby pointed towards Christa's room. "Go on in."
"I'm sorry, sir. I understand your concern, but I'm sure if I can just explain..." Christa attempted to smooth over the situation.
"There are no second chances. I regret to inform you that I have to impound your animals."
Christa hung her head as she accepted the warrant from the officer.
It brought tears to her eyes as she gazed at Gunnar and Barbara in happier times.
Christa pushed him. "Rocky... she's my sister!"
Rocky stuck his tongue out at her. "So? She's my cousin!"