Navy Nurse Author:Adelaide Humphries Ensign Dorothy Phillips was beautiful; life was beautiful; her work was wonderful; and everything was right with her world-until the day, her arms laden with bundles for the Chief Nurse's surprise birthday party, she was almost run down by a carload of brash young Air Corps officers. An impudent apology, yelled by a handsome lieutenant, was the ... more »crowning insult.
Then the lieutenant appeared unannounced at the party-revealing himself as Lieutenant Keither Cameron Townsend, and the Chief Nurse's nephew, no less!
The fact that Dorothy was engaged didn't mean a thing to Keither. The more she snubbed him, the more persistent he became.
It takes a battle at sea-and all the suffering connected with it-for the ensign to realize that love and hate are often akin.« less