Callum Flannelly would rather dive into an open grave than take a stranger to dinner and a movie. But he can only inherit the family undertaking business and carry on their legacy under one condition: He must marry before his 35th birthday.
Lark Thompson would rather get crushed by a falling anvil than live next to a funeral home during her stay in Galway, Ireland. The vivacious American cartoon creator and animator came here to embrace life, not be reminded of losing her husband.
When Lark learns of Callum’s dilemma and aversion to marrying out of necessity rather than love, she agrees to help the introverted mortician. Although sworn off love herself, she is optimistic that Callum can find The One and secure his inheritance.
Morbidly Yours Review
“I’ve no idea what to make of you.” Lark shrugged. “Make me your friend.”
“Who knew the reaper had such a pretty scythe?”
“We need roller derby names,” she said… What about Shamrock Shake Ya Ass?” Lark beatboxed as she circled me effortlessly. She slapped me on the butt, propelling me forward. I threw my arms out for balance before I sampled a taste of the pavement. “Whoa—” “River Dance-Dance Revolution?” “This was a mistake. I’m taking back your gift.” “Got it!” She snapped her fingers. “This Lucky Charming Man.”