Bruar’s Rest by Jess Smith

By Jess Smith

Bruar's Rest is an epic story of affection and loyalty set opposed to the backdrop of worldwide struggle One. the tale opens within the Highlands at first of the 20th century. The gypsy spouse of untamed drunkard Rory Stewart dies giving beginning to their moment son. decades go, and Rory and his sons are rootless guests at the roads of Scotland. One evening, in the course of a wintry weather hurricane, they store one other visitor relations from freezing to dying in a snowstorm. Bruar Stewart and one of many ladies he rescues, the hot-blooded and gorgeous Megan, fall in love. however the First international struggle is said, tearing their lives aside. Bruar is pronounced lacking in motion, and Megan units off on a protracted and threatening trip to discover him. An epic story of affection and loyalty by way of the writer of the spellbinding autobiographical trilogy, Jessie's Journey.

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NICK WOULD HAVE UNDERSTOOD perfectly. “This may have been a mistake,” he told Christine Thursday morning when she brought the mail into his office and dropped it on his massive ebony desk. “Probably,” Christine agreed. “Park left a message. He has a date for tomorrow night with someone who can read. ” Nick demanded, tipping his leather desk chair back so he could meet her eyes. ” “You’re not sure about Tess,” Christine said. ” Nick narrowed his eyes suspiciously. ” “I live to serve,” she said. Nick stared at her for a moment, biting his lip, tapping his pen on the desktop.

The pay is good,” Tess said. ” Nick snorted. ” “I don’t care. I could be back at the Foundation by onethirty. ” Nick frowned at her. “Two jobs? ” Tess stuck her chin out. “I can’t leave the Foundation. They need me. The kids need me. ” Nick was silent for a moment. “All right,” he said finally. ” He stood up and then looked down at her, the worry clear in his eyes. ” Tess bit her lip. “See, this is what makes me crazy about Strange Bedpersons 43 you,” she said. ” “Your sweats are awful,” Nick said.

I don’t get the apron thing, either,” Nick said. ” Nick asked, incredulous. “No,” Tess said. ” “Right,” Nick said. “But you can make love on a kitchen table. I think that needs more discussion. ” “I can make love in the front seat of a car, too,” Tess said. “Not that you’ll ever know, Mr. ” “Oh,” Tess said innocently. “Did you talk to him? ” Nick cast a suspicious glance at her. “What did you do? ” “Oh, don’t worry,” Tess said.

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