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Tanhea

The great city of Constantinople never slept . . . its traffic of humanity from the great and powerful during the day to the lowest that crept out into the darkness of night made it a living thing. A dirty, … Continue reading

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Silvering

“Silvering” (Chapter Three) “Silvering?” Robert asked with a puzzled frown as they reached the main hall. “Oh, he must be your horse! What an odd name. However did you come by it?” “You wouldn’t have to ask that if you’ve … Continue reading

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Love’s First Embrace

Robert’s heart was filled with love for his land and an even greater love for the woman that rode behind him as they came through the last of the trees and out into a quiet meadow. Clenching his strong thighs … Continue reading

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Robert’s Gift

“Jaessa Elizabeth Dagon. That sounds absolutely perfect,” he agreed and leaned over to kiss his sleeping daughter in his arms. Smiling with tears in his eyes, he looked at Leigha as he settled back against the pillows and said, “She … Continue reading

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She is Mine!

“She is mine!” Robert exclaimed as he smiled down at his newborn daughter cradled so peacefully in his arms. Tears came to his eyes as he stroked her soft brown hair and his voice trembled as he spoke softly now, … Continue reading

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Homecoming

All eyes turned as the second coach bearing Robert’s frail body and his nurse, came down the avenue and drew up behind them. Charles had hired the nurse for Robert when they had docked in Ayr four days ago. Even … Continue reading

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Heartbreak and Hope

“Promise me that you will take care of yourself and the child until I can return to you both.” “I promise, Simon. I—” “I . . . I cannot say good-bye!” His voice broke as he pulled away from her embrace and ran … Continue reading

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The Search

      “I am so tired, Stephen,” Robert said as he stopped and leaned against a merchant’s stall in the marketplace. “We have searched every quarter of this city and have still not found a trace of Leigha or the … Continue reading

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Showdown – Part Two

     “As to my leaving her unguarded as you have accused, I swear that I left her with the greatest guard possible short of an army!”      “You’re speaking of that giant of a man that stood with her by … Continue reading

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Showdown – Part One

     “Simon!” the bestial voice shouted, making everyone jump in fear at its violence. “Damn you to hell, you devil!”      Many tipped their chairs over in the effort to get out of the way of the maddened creature that … Continue reading

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