By Barbara Cameron
Chris Matlock, a wounded and weary ex-soldier, simply desires peace in his existence, and he believes he’s came across it whilst he visits Matthew and Jenny Bontrager. He envies their happiness and easy existence yet doesn’t think that that existence is intended for him. whilst he meets Matthew’s sister, Hannah, a small spark of wish flares inside of him. regardless of the conflict of cultures among the previous army guy and the pacifist Amish girl, Chris and Hannah fall in love. Chris settles into existence locally, supporting Matthew with the farm. Then the threats start. first and foremost, Chris plans to depart so one can safeguard Hannah. Then he discovers who his enemy is and realizes that he needs to remain and face his adversary, no matter if it potential revealing a mystery he was hoping may stay buried endlessly.
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She'd never seen him in these parts. Her heart rate, already fast from the near fall to the barn floor, beat faster. " she stammered. " Before he could answer, he heard someone enter the barn. " She dragged her gaze away from the man's eyes. Matthew! Chris felt his heart jump into his throat when he heard the male voice. He muttered a curse. All he needed was some angry husband or boyfriend. The woman sat up. " She brushed the hay from her clothes and began climbing down the ladder, moving slowly and carefully.
She called. She turned to Hannah. " She stood and watched Chris lift his backpack. As he did, he couldn't hide the wince of pain that crossed his face. "You'll need bedding," Phoebe said. " She went into another room and returned with an armful of folded sheets. " He smiled slightly. " They stepped inside. "Matthew's done some work in the kitchen but he doesn't have much time until the winter when he isn't working in the fields. " She walked into it and placed the bedding on the dresser, pleased that the place didn't smell musty from being shut up.
Well, gut-n-owed. " "Someone who knows Jenny stopped by for a visit," Matthew told her as he took off his hat and hung it on a peg near the door. He gestured for Chris to come closer. "Phoebe, this is Chris Matlock. " Phoebe held out her hand and Chris took it. Despite her slight frame, she had a firm grip. Her faded blue eyes were kind but shrewd. She had drawn her gray hair back from a center part and tucked it under the same white cap thing as the other women wore. She also wore a dark gray dress.