By Linda Ford
A Haven Out West
After witnessing her fiance's homicide, Jayne Gardiner won't enable herself be stuck at the improper part of a gun back. yet a disastrous first lesson in self-defense has left her with a wounded cowboy. She insists on nursing the good-looking stranger again to health--whether he wishes it or not!
Getting waylaid via a wild shot has certainly placed a hitch in Seth Collins's step--and plans. accountability could name him domestic, yet Seth can't withstand lingering on Eden Valley Ranch to coach the English good looks to shoot. And while a shadowy determine from Jayne's earlier resurfaces, Seth's unexpected urge to guard her has not anything to do with duty.
Cowboys of Eden Valley: Forging a destiny in Canada's west nation
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As one, Sul and his father whirled to face this danger. From where he stood, the boy could see the large diamondback coiled about a foot from Mervin's bare leg. The reptile's head swayed, ready to strike. Without thinking of anything other than his brother's danger and that he was the closest to do something about it, Sul bounded forward to distract the snake's attention. As he ran up, that wickedly poised head swiveled around to face this new threat. The rattler's tongue flicked rapidly and its rattles buzzed angrily at his approach.
A chair scraped on the porch as Shap Ross stood. His voice boomed nearer Sul's listening post. "There's room for you at the hotel, Hanse. " the sergeant asked, likewise getting to his feet. Ross chuckled. "At least since Sul was knee-high. " "So we've been friends about ten years now," Sul heard Mason continue. "About that," his father replied. The sergeant went on. "Well, I'm tellin' you to your face that you're makin' a big mistake about Sully. " Shap Ross laughed again. "I hear you, Hanse, but you're wasting your time.
From a rear stall, Mason's sorrel watched these proceedings hopefully, but Sul knew better than to undertake the responsibility of caring for the sergeant's mount. "Sorry, boy," he told the sorrel. "Hanse always says a good cavalryman looks after his own horse. " Turning from Mason's horse, Sul considered his own plan. For an instant he thought of leading Saber out there and then, but his training held. On the frontier a man's life often depended upon his horse, and he had been taught to look after his mount before doing anything else.
Claiming the Cowboy's Heart (Cowboys of Eden Valley) by Linda Ford