By Martha Rogers
For Ben Haynes it's love first and foremost sight, yet can a Boston socialite locate precise happiness with a cowboy from Kansas?
Once early life associates, Ben Haynes is fascinated by Amelia Carlyle while he runs into her at her sister’s marriage ceremony. even supposing he'll be returning to Kansas and existence on his father’s ranch, Ben calls on Amelia a number of instances, they usually locate they've got extra in universal than they first discovered. As he leaves for Kansas, they promise to write.
Back in Kansas, Ben starts to economize towards a house for Amelia even if he has no longer made his intentions identified. He’s hoping on God to make a fashion. in the meantime, Amelia is gifted to society and has numerous younger males vying for her attention.
Although Ben has captured Amelia’s center, her mom and dad make each attempt to deter the connection, even forbidding Amelia to correspond with him. Amelia tells Ben that she's going to look ahead to him so long as it takes, yet will the affection and loss they adventure alongside the best way deliver them nearer or force them aside eternally?
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Men were strong and often kind and they could cut a cord of wood or clean a stringer of fish in less time than it took all three of the McDougal sisters. “For sure he’s a might stronger than his friend there,” Eulalie said. ” Eulalie bandaged Creed’s thigh and cast another look at AnneMarie. ” “No, he was just kind enough to help me. ” “He’s strong; all he needs is a few days to mend. And from the looks of you, a good rest wouldn’t hurt you any either. Let’s get him into bed, and then you try to get some sleep.
He was so weak he could barely move. He had to get to her… Quincy. Where was he? ” He blindly groped, hoping to feel her flesh. Long moments passed before he felt a small hand latch firmly onto his. Relief filled him. ” he yelled. ’’ Struggling across the floor, he half dragged, half pulled AnneMarie along behind him. Every muscle in his body felt like hot coals. Gritting his teeth, he silently cried out against the pain but he held tight to her hand. The fire raged out of control. Flaming arrows of destruction stuck him when rafters rained down on their heads.
Lot of thievery going on in these parts. ” Anne-Marie looked at him, skepticism forming in her mind. ” The combination of an educated black man and Indian keeping company seemed suspect to her, unless there was an underlying motive, one the men had failed to mention. Accepting another hunk of bread from Eulalie, Quincy busied himself buttering it. ” she repeated. ” She studied him, trying to decide why he was so evasive. ” He glanced up, smiling. “We’re that all right. ” He glanced at Eulalie. ” He spooned thick preserves on his bread.
Amelia's Journey: A Prequel to the Winds Across the Prairie Series by Martha Rogers