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She takes a moment to compose herself. Gallardo jumps in.
Deland’s look says the rookie is overstepping. Before Celeste can come up with an answer, there’s a NOISE from an adjacent room.
Deland clenches his jaw. Actually, he was aware. Celeste gets up and, as she moves to the door --
She opens it and is surprised to see it’s her daughter RACHEL, 22, and slinky as a snake in a negligee. Vavoom! Gallardo fairly gawks. Deland is surprised too. She’s even hotter than the young Celeste was, and twice as much trouble.