The wind was strong and carried with it biting cold that he had become so accustomed to in these mountains.Colin O'Donnell was not a large man but was strong and not without a share of courage. A number of times he had been faced with life threatening circumstances from men as well as beasts and prevailed. He was known as a quiet individual who was slow to anger but a formidable opponent in a fight.He thought back to the start...leaving from his beloved Ireland to pursue a new life, the voyage, the difficult days in New York, the struggle to reach these mountains. Now he was here and there was a lot of work to do.It was lonely work; he had been able to secure a piece of land and some livestock. He was making a decent home for himself but it was intensely lonely sometimes. His thoughts again returned to Ireland and the girl with the dark hair and the deep blue eyes. It might have worked out, if he had remained there, but he wanted to see more, do more and she was firmly planted in Ireland so...
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- 152.4 x 228.6 x 22.86mm | 612.35g
- 25 Oct 2010
- United States