By Lisa Jackson
This e-book includes 3 vintage tales with the Fortunes - a relations whose Christmas legacy is larger thatn mere riches.
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If he could turn this ranch around within the year. But now he had to fix his unexpected company something to eat—Christmas Eve dinner. The irony of it caused his lips to curve into a bitter smile. He hadn’t shared Christmas with anyone for years. He’d decided the entire holiday season was vastly overrated. Tonight he’d planned to eat one of those frozen meat pies that he would cook on the woodstove, and he hadn’t bothered buying a Christmas goose, turkey or even a ham. All he had was a frozen chicken that was thawing in his cooler.
The results had been deadly. “I’ll be fine, Kate,” he assured her. “I know you will, Chase. ” He hung up with the unsettling feeling that there was more to the old woman’s bargain than first appeared. And she was wrong. A man could be an island. Self-contained. Self-reliant. Chase had told himself years ago that he didn’t need anyone, not even his own family, to make it on his own. Meeting Lesley Bastian hadn’t changed that. He added a couple of chunks of oak to the woodstove, then checked on Lesley.
Clearing her throat, she shifted the sleeping baby, who was snuggled against her breast. ” When she turned back to him, her eyes held that special sparkle again, a lively brilliance that he was beginning to find fascinating. ” “Tell me about yourself,” she suggested. She tossed a lock of springy curls from her face, and he found the act sexy, though he didn’t know why. Didn’t want to think about it. “All I know is that you’re one of Kate’s great-nephews. ” He settled into the old rocker, propped his stockinged heel on the edge of the bed and warned himself to be careful.