Fiche 79, exercice 5 (page 167)

  1. "Miss Bloomwood, let me assure you. I have looked at this from all angles and there is no brilliant solution. There is no way out." Carson Low sighs. "May I give you three small pieces of advice?"
    "What are they?" I say, with a flicker of hope.
    "The first is, never sign any document before reading it first."
    "I know that!" I cry, before I can stop myself. "What's the good of everyone telling me that now?"
    "The second is - and I strongly recommend this - tell your fiancé."
    "And what's the third?"
    "Hope for the best."

    Sophie Kinsella, Shopaholic Ties The Knot, 2002