The White Glove by Valerie Gillen
Approx. 1,880 words.
Published on January 18, 2013.
A short story. Widowed mom Lauren's sister-in-law is a clean freak.With four kids, a slobbery dog and a full time job, house cleaning is way down on Lauren's to-do list.Marion is coming for one of her impromptu inspections - er, visits. Neighbor Pete is quick with a joke and a hand around the house, but can he save the day and convince Lauren of his devotion, while triumphing over-the White Glove?