I almost felt like I had been reading a novel and accidentally turned over two pages at once. I was confused as hell. I figured I’d just jump into it.
“You are Rose Pepper, right? Former singer at the Cherokee Club?”
She got that look in her eye that someone who’s regularly engaged in nefarious and felonious activities gets when you start questioning them. Like they think you’re a cop or something.
“I used to sing at the Cherokee Club, yes. What is this all about?”
“You did hear about Paige Turner being murdered, didn’t you?”
She looked suspicious again…