Featured Quote from the Book

Published June 26, 2018

But today, his letter arrives. His handwriting is hurried, and he has closed with these words, both tender and ominous:

I burned your letters yesterday. It was a hard task, but I felt there was too much risk in leaving them for any accident.

A tear runs down Mary’s cheek as she contemplates the words “any accident.” She knows what that means. What she can’t know is that at this moment, Rufus and thousands of his fellow soldiers are moving south toward the enemy.