A moment later, Marie heard Oma Blackwood mention that Marie had her mother’s impulsive nature, Sir Malcolm quietly pointed out that Douglas was the impulsive one. Either way, Marie didn’t see what the problem with that was.
I could see Margot attempting this only for it to blow up in her face when she finds out her husband is definitely NOT okay with it, especially when it creates a diplomatic scandal and causes her son to outright disown her.I hope that traveling on a Canadian passport doesn't turn into a mistake. I could see Margot pressing for custody, claiming that it's for the good of the child, who is living with unfit, immoral parents. I could even see it as an attempt at revenge against Germany for being "treated badly."
That would not end well...
Sir Malcolm is a spook of the highest order, Marie's mother is a spook of the highest order, Marie has no chance of slipping anythung padt either of them.Love the way Opa Malcolm has Marie's number and not only he is not mad at her but he is helping her keep the deception against Margot going.
For the games outside of the United States Antwerp in 1920, Amsterdam 1928, and Melbourne in 1956 were the only non Capital cities that hosted the games until Munich hosted them in 1972.Well, except every time they are held in the USA...
I don't get it. Marie is a guest in a foreign country. Even a staunch Catholic would be hard-pressed to be instantly familiar with the way a foreign community does its service.Chapter One Thousand Nine Hundred Nineteen
“You are quite the little actress” Sir Malcolm said, “But what you are doing is ill advised because you are not as convincing as you think.”
“Last Sunday, you were both polished and clumsy at different turns” Malcolm said, “The thing about ritual is that people doing it don’t often look like are trying to stay in character when they are doing it.”