From free ebook Summons from a Stranger
by Debra Diaz: 'The red Mustang convertible swayed on the road, buffeted by a sudden gust of wind. Above it, a dark, perfectly round cloud hovered like a giant mother ship, surrounded by blue sky and trailing wisps of smaller clouds. The top was down on the convertible, to the obvious delight of a fawn-colored poodle that raced back and forth across the back seat, barking hysterically every time she caught sight of a cow, or some equally foreign creature. The countryside facing the two-lane highway was alternately a scene of rolling pastures, or thick woods and kudzu. “Be quiet, Honey,” Lindsey said for the umpteenth time, pushing her light brown hair out of her face, and hoping Rachel wouldn’t decide to put the top up and make Honey get back in her pet carrier.'