By Lauraine Snelling
Ellie Wold cannot wait to graduate from highschool. She and Andrew Bjorklund were ready to get married since...well, for the reason that eternally, and in June they're going to ultimately wed. whilst Andrew pronounces they need to put off the marriage, she's disenchanted yet takes it in stride--there needs to be a very good cause, or Andrew's pa would not ask it of them.But Andrew is indignant and cannot comprehend why Ellie isn't really dissatisfied too, in particular while they might been making plans to "marry up" ever when you consider that they have been in grade college. Disgruntled, he works out his frustration in obdurate decision to complete construction their barn and mail-order apartment, operating himself to exhaustion. yet simply whilst the hot home is approximately accomplished, an unthinkable tragedy happens. Throwing apart the vow he made to Ellie, Andrew seeks revenge...As their plans resolve, it looks like their love won't survive.Is this the top in their dream?(Daughters of Blessing ebook 1)
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Andrew clamped his teeth together. His jaw ached from the fight against saying more. ” He whistled for the dog and headed for the barn. While some of the twenty-five head of milk cows would be lined up at the door, there were still those stubborn ones that had to be rounded up. That’s what a good cow dog was for. It saved a man a lot of tramping through the grass. Although right now, stomping through the grass might have done him some good. How could they ask this of him? It wasn’t as if this wedding was a recent thought.
He has help. ” Rachel took her cousin’s other hand and grinned up at Andrew. ” Ellie ducked her head.
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. With his forehead planted in the cow’s warm flank and the milk pinging into the bucket, he could let his mind roam. Cow milking time was always good thinking time.
A Promise for Ellie by Lauraine Snelling