The Last Star
Date: 10/14/2017, Categories: Mature, Taboo, Author: harveydog, Source: xHamster
"What are you reading Russ," Kath asked as she plonked herself down on the divan beside him. "Mmm...what?" "I asked you what you're reading." "Oh...er...some stupid story." "It may be stupid but you certainly seemed to be engrossed in it." "Was I...oh not really; I don't think I'll read any more of it." He laid the book on the coffee table and Kath quickly picked it up. "Mmm, 'The Lost Star'. What's it about?" "A film star who goes out sailing with her son; there's a storm and they get washed up on an island." He stopped speaking and Kath said impatiently, "Well go on." "Of course she's a great beauty and he's a real hunk. When its realised they're missing there's a big hunt for them, but they're not found, so it's assumed they drowned. There's weeping and wailing in the media and everybody says what a wonderful person she was, always concerned for the underdog, would do anything for anybody; all that sort of crap." "Yes, the best way to instant sainthood is to die; people suddenly discover all your virtues, even if you didn't have any. It gives people an excuse for crying." "Yes; so these two are marooned..." "Mrs. Crusoe and son." "Mmm, but her name in the story, would you believe, is Gloria Swanneck." "What's the son's name, Billy Ducklegs?" Russ laughed, "No, he's called Garth Hammer. He's her son by her first marriage to some guy who was heir to ...