Finding a wife is becoming a problem for Tom Larson, so Jessica Reynolds takes it upon herself to assist him in overcoming his awkwardness and clumsy manners in order to attract women.
September 1868 Omaha, Nebraska
Margaret Williams nudged her friend in the side. "Don't look now but Tom Larson is coming over here."
Jessica Reynolds looked. Of course, she had to look. Whenever someone said, "Don't look," they secretly hoped you would, and Jessica had to oblige her friend. She directed her attention to the lanky blond who asked Daisy to dance.
Daisy shook her head.
His shoulders slumped, he turned toward the next lady in line. He, however, was not a graceful young man for in the next moment he succeeded in toppling into Beth and...