A Promise for Ellie by Lauraine Snelling

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're going to eventually wed. whilst Andrew broadcasts they need to put off the marriage, she's dissatisfied yet takes it in stride--there has to be a very good cause, or Andrew's pa would not ask it of them.But Andrew is offended and cannot comprehend why Ellie isn't really disappointed too, specially while they would been making plans to "marry up" ever seeing that they have been in grade institution. Disgruntled, he works out his frustration in obdurate selection to complete development their barn and mail-order condominium, operating himself to exhaustion. yet simply whilst the hot home is approximately comprehensive, an unthinkable tragedy happens. Throwing apart the vow he made to Ellie, Andrew seeks revenge...As their plans get to the bottom of, it looks like their love would possibly not survive.Is this the tip in their dream?(Daughters of Blessing e-book 1)

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Haakan always set a good example, taking care of his tools and machinery, fixing anything that came loose or cracked or showed wear. Sparks peppered Andrew’s bare chest as he peddled the wheel and held the ax bit against it until the edge was sharp enough to shave with. Or at least that was the joke. Since he’d only had to shave a couple of times in his whole life, he didn’t want to try doing so with the ax bit. Back at the woodpile he split enough to last a couple of days and loaded his sweaty arm high.

The ax needed sharpening. His pa had been a lumberjack before coming west to help his relatives and had drilled into his sons the necessity for a sharp ax. Keeping one’s ax sharp was a good metaphor for life, one that Andrew understood clear to his heart. He took the ax over to the blacksmith shop and sat down at the stone wheel to grind an edge on it again. Haakan always set a good example, taking care of his tools and machinery, fixing anything that came loose or cracked or showed wear. Sparks peppered Andrew’s bare chest as he peddled the wheel and held the ax bit against it until the edge was sharp enough to shave with.

She’d not been running, but she felt like she might have been. Surely one didn’t feel this way about a brother. Surely this was love so true as to be ready for marriage. The length of their love only strengthened it. She sat down on one of the benches by the town park and carefully slit the drop of wax free from the paper. Andrew had drawn a small heart in the wax. She caught it in her skirt, picked it up, and slid it into the envelope. One more thing that Andrew had done especially for her. She unfolded the paper.

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