No Greater Love
It was once the maiden voyage of the Titanic, the best send ever equipped, and in a single deadly, unforgettable evening, the ocean shattered the lives and way forward for a rare kinfolk, the Winfields.
Edwina Winfield, coming back from her engagement journey to England along with her fiance and her relatives, immediately loses her mom and dad, the guy she enjoyed and her desires. with no even time to mourn, she courageously defies conference to run her family's California newspaper and deal with her 5 more youthful siblings. not able to disregard her fiance Charles, she is set by no means to marry, to hkeep her relations jointly, and to struggle to outlive as a girl on my own. yet Phillip, her cherished oldest brother, units out for Harvard and tragically betrays her belief. Madcap brother George turns to the buzz of Hollywood in the course of its magical days, to not the Winfield publishing empire. and beautiful Alexis, who narrowly escaped dying while the Titanic went down, grows right into a bothered runaway whom even Edwina's love will not be capable to save lots of. the 2 youngest, Fannie and Teddy, stay with Edwina at domestic.
Compelling and deeply relocating, No better Love questions a woman's offerings and the cost she needs to pay for making them. And in an unforgettable climax, it bargains an answer—as Edwina confronts the ghosts haunting her and take a rare hazard for her destiny and her heart.
From the Paperback edition.
approximately it later. “Not really.” She smiled. yet he already had an idea. It was once anything he had desired to do for years. there has been a spot he had regularly longed to return to in eire. He hadn’t been there due to the fact he was once a boy, and it had regularly appeared like the main romantic position on this planet to him, and as Edwina listened to him inform her approximately it over dinner, she knew that every one she desired to do now was once pass there. “Can you do that?” she requested carefully, and he grinned, feeling like a wild younger boy.
Feeling, considering them all within the lifeboat with out her, and but now that she knew that Alexis was once secure in her older sister’s care, Kate desired to stick with her husband. She shuddered at what it is going to were wish to no longer comprehend that Alexis used to be secure, and he or she thanked God back that Edwina have been capable of enable her comprehend Alexis used to be together with her and alright. The lifeboats less than have been relocating clear of the send, and as quantity 8 grew to become at the icy seas under, Edwina clutched little Teddy to her, and.
in fact, that issues have been a little bit diversified at the starboard aspect. The send was once simply too sizeable for somebody to understand that issues have been assorted on one aspect or the opposite. And as they mentioned it, Kate nonetheless insisting to Bertram that she wouldn’t go away him, Phillip wandered over to speak to Jack Thayer back. Charles sat down in a deck chair and lit a cigarette. He didn’t are looking to interfere on Edwina’s mom and dad, even now, and so they have been basically engaged in severe dialogue, approximately even if Kate used to be.
Edwina mouthed, and Kate nodded. It was once constantly bad little Alexis who used to be afraid of new occasions, new humans, new locations, and she or he have been afraid coming over at the Mauretania, too, and had requested her mom again and again what might ensue if she fell within the water. Kate stroked her silky golden curls together with her thinly gloved hand, and stooped to whisper a mystery to her. Her phrases introduced a grin to the child’s lips, whilst she reminded her that during 5 days it'd be her birthday. She used to be going to be.
task inside a yr if he behaved himself and used to be fascinated with the company. “I wish you're employed tougher than you probably did on the newspaper,” Edwina reminded him, and he grinned. “I promise, Sis. tougher than at Harvard too!” He was once penitent approximately his sins, and he had chanced on anything he fairly enjoyed. She was once in basic terms sorry Phillip hadn’t lived to work out what his brother had undertaken. yet nonetheless, if Phillip have been alive, George may most likely nonetheless were slicing periods at Harvard. The conflict had ended a.