FIRST EBOOK SALE FOR JUNE - Singing to the Goldfish
After a teenage encounter with a clairvoyant reading her tarot cards
Beverley Pettifar ran off to marry a dashing, handsome army sergeant
major, only to be ostracised by her family. The eloping couple then
embarked on a colourful odyssey around the world, seeing the British
Empire in its dying days and collecting recipes for the dishes of
Empire. And to eventual healing of the family rift.
London shortly before the outbreak of World War 2, at 16, Beverley
Pettifar shed the shackles of her (mainly) convent-school education and
at 17, after visiting a clairvoyant, ran off to marry George, a
Sergeant-Major in the Royal Fusiliers, before moving to a flat in the
Tower of London.
This is their story: hilarious and tragic in
turn - covering much travelling, many countries - and for Bev. several
‘careers’ - ending in London, after six years with an American
Still married to George and now living in Surrey, Bev has 5 grand-children and one great-grandson.
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