The Gray Stag and The White Lady by Corbitt Nesta
Approx. 4,720 words.
Published on February 16, 2012.
Luigi Beltani,consummate Italian chef, has finally realized his dream: his own gourmet restaurant in his hometown, Padernello, near Cremona, Italy. Despite resistance from his wife and mother-in-law, the restaurant is a success...until ‘presences’ from Padernello’s thousand-year past begin to visit,threatening both the restaurant’s existence and Luigi’s sanity.