The Lady and the Mountain Man (Mountain Dreams Series Book 1)
Misty M. Beller
A Christian old Romance Novel
Leah Townsend, a lately orphaned heiress, flees Richmond after researching her fiancé’s plot to kill her after their marriage ceremony. She wishes a secure position to conceal, and reveals herself accepting a newspaper marriage inspiration from a God-fearing younger rancher within the Montana Territory. but if Leah arrives on the mountain ranch, she learns her meant husband was once killed by way of a grizzly, forsaking a sour older brother and a spunky more youthful sister.
When Gideon Bryant unearths a urban lady status in his log cabin, his first notion is to ship her again the place she got here from. He’s misplaced too many of us to the wild parts of those mountains––his mom and dad, his spouse, and now his brother. His love for this untamed land lives on, yet he’s decided to not open his center to a different person.
But while an coincidence forces Leah to stick on the ranch for seven extra months, can Gideon safeguard his middle from a love he doesn’t wish? Has Leah quite escaped the lads who search her life?
even supposing on occasion they might flow previous a farm or . After gazing the passing good looks for nearly an hour, Leah determined to discover the send. at the top point, she came upon an extended slender salon within the middle, surrounded via the hoop of passenger cabins. Mahogany wooden panels covered the partitions of the salon, and the furnishings consisted of brocade-covered chairs in wealthy shades, mahogany wooden tables, and chic lighting fixtures dangling from the ceilings. A handful of passengers have been scattered.
I’ll paintings within the backyard with you.” Miriam shot a skeptical glance over her shoulder as she lifted the stack of tin plates onto the shelf. “I don’t understand if you’re prepared for that yet.” “Please? i will be able to sit down among the rows and scoot alongside as I pull weeds.” Leah attempted so as to add a slightly of sweetness to the pleading in her voice. Miriam published a quick snicker. “Leah Townsend, a member of Richmond’s elite, is begging me to permit her move slowly throughout the airborne dirt and dust in my little backyard? your folks may by no means think.
She had to be greater if she used to be going to reside in those rugged mountains. She will be enhanced. ~ the following morning, Gideon discovered himself splitting wooden on the stump beside the cabin sooner than he headed out to examine the inventory for the day. Swing. Thwak! The wooden flew from the block, touchdown with the opposite items that had already gathered in neat piles. He reached for an additional around log and put it upright at the stump. Swing. Thwak! The regular attempt saved his blood pumping and his.
Dressed for the snow. You can’t remove all my enjoyable today.” by the point Leah wear 3 additional petticoats, pairs of stockings and her gloves and coat, Gideon had his horse tacked and used to be tightening the girth at the chestnut mare Miriam often rode. As Leah approached, he reduced the stirrup and became at hand her the reins. “This is Annabelle. She’s an exceptional little using mare, been Miriam’s for approximately 5 years now.” Leah took the leather-based items and reached out to stroke the flat half.
imagine so. one in all them wore a fur hood, yet i may nonetheless see his face. I don’t take into account any paint, though.” He nodded, the wrinkle lessening a piece. “Sounds like they have been Apsaroke, most likely a searching occasion passing via. they usually have a wintry weather camp a few mountains over, yet I haven’t obvious them but this year.” Leah raised her brows. “I’ve by no means heard of Apsaroke sooner than. Are they pleasant Indians?” Gideon shrugged, then winced on the circulation. “The white males name them Crow, yet.