By: Margaret Ridgely Bergenstjerna
Heritage Books, Inc: (2004)
Seller ID: B3450
Condition: 300 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2004), 2005, 5.5x8.5, paper, 300 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc
This is a true story. It is a poorly disguised portrait of the author's own life, and her love for her husband Axel, even as it depicts the life story of her maternal grandmother Emily McAlpin. It began in 1913 at a gala evening party at the home of a prominent family in Trenton, New Jersey. Emily was close to middle age, a woman of stunning beauty and charm and with a disarming wit and intelligence. When her host introduced the guest of honor, the current of a force so far unknown to her embraced her mind and body. Alexander, a writer by profession, looked at her, and she knewâ€¦ Two adul... View More...