Her voice trailed off, and she fell silent. Alex was a wonderful man so why had she let Richard upset her so much? She hadn’t seen him in ten years; they couldn’t just pick up where they left off. True, she had never been able to forget him, but she had moved on with her life because she had to. So apparently had he.
“I know lots of lawyer jokes,” said Richard, his voice serious and earnest in spite of the gleam in his eyes. “Would you like to hear one?”