Nora Roberts Land (Dare Valley #1)
And hed seen bodies overcome all odds.
As you slide down the banister of life, may the splinters never point in the wrong directionouch.
Bold colors dominated the space, which reminded her of a Dali painting on crack.
Fairy tales, like shoes, come in all shapes and sizes. Frogs turn into princes. Princes assist ladies into glass slippers. And now Im back to shoes again. Shoes are comforting, right? They havent let me down, run around on me, or destroyed
had to take a bullet for the president or anything. Shed gone cold turkey on Noras books a year ago, when her ex-husband, Rick-the-Dick, threw Black Hills at the
His face held a tinge of yellow,
I know you dont,
Im not asking you to justify yourself, Meredith. I only want to understand. This thing with Richard changed you. Her
In the grand scheme of things, the world doesnt end when our faults clash because its cushioned by love and commitment. Oh
into anything. Hey, Mere, Jill greeted, the ever-present sound of her favorite band, Abba, in the background. Jill wanted
I question my own judgment. What happened made me lose confidence in myself.
Life always held surprises. But sometimes it fucking hurt. The
Lifes short. All the stuff you think you have time to do suddenly evaporates like water boiled dry.
My husband never transformed into a handsome prince. He stayed quite firmly in the reptile family, a chameleon, perhaps? And Im pretty sure that if I had ever lost a shoeeven if it were priceless, like a limited edition Manolo Blahnikhe wouldnt have lifted a finger to find it. Why didnt I see that he was never going to be my prince?
Shed never met anyone who loved to drive like her parents did.
She knew what she wanted, and by God, she was going to do everything she could do to get it. Just like one of Noras characters. She was going to fly back home to her own Roarke. He did exist in real life. He existed for her.
So, Ill buy more shoes. No, scratch thatIll buy La Perla lingerie. I want to be a superhero now like Divorcée Woman. Shed know what to do after signing these papers. Maybe an alter ego will help me regain my confidence. After all, I already have plenty of shoes, and theyve never helped me much anyway.
Thanksgiving here. I
The hardest part of growing up was realizing life was nothing like the way shed imagined it.
The hardest part of growing up was realizing life was nothing like the way shed imagined it. It was supposed to be easy to find a nice guy and coast into sharing a life together. Just like in Noras books.
think youre cheating, old man. Peggy shuffled the cards. Dont make me frisk you. My dear, it would be my pleasure, he responded.
to appease the milk guy by telling him Id put those mugs out for display, but he wouldnt leave. He even offered to teach me how to milk a cow.
We got the horses back and turned two good-for-nothing horse thieves into the sheriff.
Yes. I tried to appease the milk guy by telling him Id put those mugs out for display, but he wouldnt leave. He even offered to teach me how