By Lauraine Snelling
Ellie Wold cannot wait to graduate from highschool. She and Andrew Bjorklund were ready to get married since...well, on account that perpetually, and in June they'll eventually wed. while Andrew pronounces they need to put off the marriage, she's disenchanted yet takes it in stride--there needs to be an outstanding cause, or Andrew's pa would not ask it of them.But Andrew is indignant and cannot comprehend why Ellie is not disenchanted too, in particular whilst they would been making plans to "marry up" ever on the grounds that they have been in grade university. Disgruntled, he works out his frustration in obdurate selection to complete development their barn and mail-order condo, operating himself to exhaustion. yet simply while the recent home is approximately comprehensive, an unthinkable tragedy happens. Throwing apart the vow he made to Ellie, Andrew seeks revenge...As their plans resolve, it seems like their love won't survive.Is this the tip in their dream?(Daughters of Blessing booklet 1)
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This is mighty good, Mrs. Bjorklund. ” “Nothing remained from the fire. ” Lars dunked his cookie in his coffee. ” “Nobody said they had. You know, the people here would come right out and say so if they knew something. We all just responded to the church bell tolling. ” He sopped the soup up with the last of his bread. “I have plenty more,” Ingeborg offered. “Thanks, but that was enough. I’m going on over to the Olsons’ next. ” The sheriff nodded to Ingeborg. “Mighty fine, ma’am. ” He shoved his chair back.
Just the thought of bringing this idea of postponing the wedding up to Ellie made his stomach do flip-flops. How could they ask this of him? But they never ask anything of you, a little voice in his heart said. At least nothing like this. There has to be a good reason. But even Haakan didn’t know the reason, just said it was a feeling he had. And Mor even agreed. As soon as Trygve returned with the buckets of soapy water, Andrew washed down the udder of the cow he was about to milk and set his stool in place.
Perhaps a cup of coffee would revive her memory. She checked the bread baking in the oven, not quite brown enough, and glanced over at the pies waiting to be put in the oven. She’d used the last of the dried apples, and the two pie shells would be used for chocolate cream, Andrew’s favorite. While everyone in Blessing would share the dinner after the graduation ceremony, she wanted some left here for their personal celebration. Barney barked a welcome, the tone saying it was someone he knew. Ingeborg changed her apron and went to the door.