A Promise for Spring Author:Kim Vogel Sawyer England-born Emmaline Bradford pledged her life to Geoffrey Garrett and then bid him farewell when he boarded a ship for America. Though Geoffrey planned to send for her within a few months, five long years have slipped by. And now Emmaline barely remembers her fiance... — Having Emmaline finally living on the sheep ranch he's built on the nort... more »h fork of the Solomon River is a dream come true for Geoffrey.
But his beloved is not the free-spirited girl he remembers. In fact, she wishes to get out of Kansas as quickly as possible!
Begging Emmaline to give prairie life a try, Geoffrey offers a compromise: If she promises to stay until spring, he'll pay her return fare should she decide to go back to her home country.« less