Excerpt from the book:
Michael watched as Penny sat against the tree near the gravesite of her deceased husband. He noticed she visited the gravesite several times for hours at a time. He took a deep breath, then let it out slowly. It was evident that she loved Jason, even after death.
How did you compete with a memory?
For the first time in his life, he felt conflicted. He missed his sister and nephew. But he knew he would miss Penny when he finally left. Penny Banks was a fine woman. Not only pleasing to look at, but she had a genuine good heart. It was evident that she had not been taught properly while she was growing up, but once Mrs. Cutler showed her a few things, Penny committed them to memory. He still remembered when she made that pan of biscuits at the Cutler's. She had been so proud.
All she had needed was som...