Rivals

Trevillion Images Photo by Pinterest Esmeralda watched jealously as Reginald and Frances were about to take a turn in the garden.  It wasn’t fair.  She met him first, yet, it was her feeble-minded cousin to whom he’d formed the attachment.  Admittedly, Frances was beautiful and agreeable but surely those qualities weren’t enough to recommend her …

Misinformed/Summit #writephoto

  Emily's face turned ashen.  "That cannot be true," she exclaimed.  "You must be mistaken, Charlotte." Charlotte's expression was one of great concern when she saw her cousin's reaction to the news.  She took her hand and led her over to the sofa. After, she gently pushed her onto the seat, she sat beside her.  …

The Cottage

As she stood there, looking around at the countryside, she wondered if Ryan would be happy to see her.  It had been ten years since they last saw each other.  Ten years was a long time--too long.  She gazed wistfully at the hills they used to run up and down when they were children, wallowing …

Unexpected News

"What is all the commotion?" Isabel asked as she removed her bonnet.  She could hear excited voices in the drawing-room.  She didn't dare go in.  "Is Elsie in trouble again?"  Elsie was her youngest sister.  She was a bit of a wild one, always managing to get herself in trouble and sending their mother in …

The Declaration

Friends since they were children, Eliza never once imagined that their relationship would blossom into a romantic one.  Franklin was so handsome and he had his pick of very beautiful and accomplished young women.   Eliza had always dreaded the day when he would marry. Her feelings for him had changed when she turned sixteen. …

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