A Widow's Hope (Miller Family, Book 1) by Mary Ellis
By Mary Ellis
A vibrant new voice stocks a young love tale set within the rolling eco-friendly fields of Ohio Amish country.
After the demise of her husband, Hannah Brown is set to make a brand new existence together with her sisters relations. but if she sells her farm in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, and strikes along with her sheep to Ohio, the wool without notice starts off to fly. Her deacon brotherinlaw unearths almost about every little thing approximately Hannah vexing. while his widower brother exhibits curiosity within the younger and lovely widow, the deacon turns to prayer for guidance.
Hannah proposal she might by no means love back, till she meets the robust, mild farmer. regrettably, Seth Millers basically curiosity is in Hannahs sheep. he's content material in his bachelor nation and sluggish to acknowledge his daughters want for a brand new mom. but God bargains Seth the best approach to their difficulties if he may perhaps simply open his center again...and love.
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Hadn't he told her that there was no way he would ever allow some overeducated quack to interfere in his private life? "Counseling won't help," he said quietly. "It might. We could at least give it a try. " Chris was sure she'd heard him incorrectly. " I Y "They let me go," he said without further elaboration. Chris saw the words bouncing around in front of her eyes, like the errant particles of dust hanging in the sunlight, and tried to grab hold of them, get them to stay still long enough for her to understand their implications, but they refused to be so easily corralled.
Chris looked up and down the quiet street. Four houses down, the Albrights were replacing their old roof with cedar shingles, their decaying brick chimney with gleaming new copper. Tony said they were crazy, that the copper would eventually turn green, look ugly. Chris disagreed. She thought it would look nice. Other changes were coming. The O'Connors, who lived halfway down the block on the other side of the street, were talking about adding another room to their red-brick house in the spring, an idea that was causing considerable muttering among several of the neighbors who thought the integrity of the neighborhood might be threatened.
Vicki asked. "Not Ron," Barbara told her. "I think it was Jesus," Chris said. " Susan asked, coming back into the room. "Apparently even Jesus talked about it," Vicki said. "You're going to burn in hell. " Barbara laughed. "We're all going to burn," Chris concurred, thinking this was probably true. " Tony asked, bounding into the kitchen, kissing Chris on the forehead before heading for the fridge. " Chris watched her husband grab a handful of ice-cold beers from the freezer. "Are you kidding?