Helter Skelter (Part 5, page 3 of 38)


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Part 5

The horse in question, a chestnut-coloured beauty with the unlikely name of “Nancy”, was a far different story. When Zack led, she followed. At Karen’s suggestion, he led Nancy to the small orchard adjoining the garden to let her eat windfalls.

‘We seem to be losing a lot of fruit off the trees,’ Karen said when she came out to join him, a cup of hot coffee in each hand. They sat down at a nearby picnic table and left Nancy to do her thing. ‘They’re not looking too wonderful. They’re badly in need of trimming, but quite a number of them are pretty far gone.’

‘Well . . . even I can see that the apple trees are on their last legs,’ Zack said. ‘What are we going to do about replacements?’

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