By Susan Meissner
A attractive shawl, handed down throughout the generations, connects girls who research that the burden of the area is made bearable by means of the affection we supply away....
September 1911. On Ellis Island in ny Harbor, nurse Clara wooden can't face returning to big apple, the place the guy she enjoyed fell to his demise within the Triangle Shirtwaist hearth. Then, whereas taking care of a fevered immigrant whose personal loss mirrors hers, she turns into intrigued through a reputation embroidered onto the headscarf he carries…and reveals herself stuck in a hassle that compels her to confront the reality concerning the assumptions she's made. Will what she learns devastate her or unfastened her?
September 2011. On Manhattan's higher West part, widow Taryn Michaels has confident herself that she resides totally, operating in a captivating area of expertise cloth shop and elevating her daughter by myself. Then a long-lost picture looks in a countrywide journal, and she or he is pressured to relive the negative day her husband died within the cave in of the area alternate Towers…the comparable day a stranger reached out and stored her. Will an opportunity reconnection and a century-old shawl open Taryn's eyes to the bigger forces at paintings in her life?
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Oh, it isn’t fair! ” That got Victoria’s full attention, as nothing else her cousin had said had. Mariah and her slipshod unpacking skills were forgotten as Victoria spun around to stare at Rebecca. ” she cried in astonishment. Rebecca nodded dreamily to her reflection in the long mirror. “Isn’t he wonderful? I wish Papa had left me behind in India with you back in ’ninety-eight. Then you and I might have sailed back to England together, and had the company of delicious Mr. ” Victoria made a retching noise.
Victoria echoed scathingly. “I like that! ” “A concerned friend,” Jacob replied from between gritted teeth. ” Victoria laughed in his face. ” Victoria narrowed her eyes at him. “In that case, your monkey seems to be missing,” she informed him. “This,” Jacob Carstairs said, suddenly turning away from her and striding from the dance floor, “is intolerable. ” Victoria, aware of all the stares they were attracting, hurried after the captain, having to run a little in order to keep up with his long, manly strides.
Fun? ” Victoria, eager as she was not to miss a moment of what promised to be an amusing spectacle—Captain Carstairs rebuking her uncle, that is—could not help but notice a spark of anger in her cousin’s blue eyes. “Why, Becky,” she said, wondering what on earth could have upset her cousin now. For Rebecca, Victoria had discovered during her weeklong sojourn with the 57 Gardiners, had a volatile temper, and was somewhat prone to dramatics. ” Rebecca snapped. Victoria could only ascertain, from the high color in the other girl’s face, that she was in some sort of physical discomfort.
A Fall of Marigolds by Susan Meissner