By Janette Oke
Responding to an commercial, She Crossed an Ocean to satisfy a complete Stranger and have become a Mail-Order Bride-Kathleen O'Malley stood at the deck of the Barreth Lily and watched the land she'd known as domestic for greater than a dozen years slip from her view. She had idea she will be comfortable to work out the final of it, yet she used to be no longer. feelings in turmoil, her complete being yearned to slide from the send and go back to what she knew. although Kathleen had now not been pleased with her scenario, it was once all she had ever recognized. because the coastline light into the morning mist, her in basic terms simple task used to be that she was once certain for the USA to marry a guy whose identify she didn't even comprehend and whose face she had by no means seen.On the opposite part of the Atlantic, Donnigan Harrison anxiously awaits Kathleen's arrival on a prairie farm faraway from her port of arrival in Boston. He has identified the sweetness of a dream fulfilled a comfy body cabin, the good log barn and outbuildings, a great herd of cattle, and plants within the box that made his eyes sparkle. but Donnigan felt a loneliness at the western frontier that pierced his very soul. With so restricted possibilities for locating a spouse, the proposal of ordering a spouse that after appeared unthinkable had come to make a few experience. Now that the time has come, Donnigan seems like a small boy anticipating Christmas.But Donnigan's anticipation is overshadowed with terrifying uncertainties What have I performed? And that query is echoed in Kathleen's center as she nears the po
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There are times I wish I had taken up farming,” said Lucas, and Donnigan thought that he sounded sincere. ” Lucas gave the ledger pages a disgusted flip of his hand. “Well, a farmer—especially if he’s on his own like me—has to keep a few ledgers, too, if he wants to keep things in order,” Donnigan assured him and thought again of his reason for being there. “Yeah—I reckon,” Lucas responded. ” He sighed. There was a moment’s pause and Donnigan judged it to be a good time to voice his concern. “Stopped by to see Wallis,” he said, and watched carefully for a response from Lucas.
It was in this same dark mood that Donnigan confronted Lucas Stein. He had made inquiry and been told that the little man was busy in his office at the hotel. Donnigan shook the dust from his clothes the best he could and went in search of the man. ” But when the man lifted his head from the ledger and saw Donnigan before him, his scowl disappeared. “Harrison,” he greeted. ” The change of tone was not lost on Donnigan. He did not regard the man as a friend in particular, but they got on well enough.
For some, adventure. Or because they wish to better their circumstances. And we aren’t fooling ourselves. Some of them come hoping to marry a rich man. But regardless of why they come, no one coerces them. ” “You say ‘they come’ just as though—as though it has been done over and over,” Donnigan observed. “It isn’t new, if that’s what you’re thinking. ” Surprise edged his voice at this unheard-of method for finding a wife. “Very well—in many circumstances. ” Donnigan should not have been surprised.