By Lori Copeland
From bestselling writer Lori Copeland (more than three million books in print) comes the inspiring sequel to Sisters of Mercy Flats.
The 3 wily and gorgeous McDougal sisters can swindle a guy swifter than it takes to lasso a calf. yet their good fortune is operating out, and they're approximately to be hauled off to penitentiary. while the wagon wearing them falls below assault, every one sister is picked up via a unique man.
Anne-Marie, the center sister, is kept via Creed Walker, a Crow warrior. It's loathing initially sight, yet with bandits on their tail and a cache of gold to conceal, Creed and Anne-Marie want one another. Will they learn how to set aside their variations and belief each one other—and God? and will their turning out to be religion flip their lives around?
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Extra resources for My Heart Stood Still (Sisters of Mercy Flats, Book 2)
The grateful sob slipped from Anne-Marie softly. ” 56 Lori Copeland Creed carefully made his way to where she sat. Reaching out, she helped him to the ground. “You risked your life to save her,” she whispered. ” She caught back a sob. “One old woman couldn’t possibly mean anything to you, but she meant everything to me. ” She turned to look at him. ” He wiped a sooty hand across his face and she winced when she noted that blisters were forming on his palms. “It’s hard to say—a stray spark on the rug.
She hadn’t put those potholes in the road. ” Well now. She could be just as testy as he could. ” The wind whipped her hair into her face and she brushed it aside. ” “Do you want to separate? Because we can. ” He was baiting her but she wasn’t falling for his trick. She hadn’t asked to be involved in that gold shipment, but she had just as much invested in this escapade as these two. If anyone other than Wells Fargo got that gold, she was going to get her share. She was smart enough to know that Creed and Quincy were her best hope for rejoining her sisters in Mercy Flats.
She wasn’t sure if she should call him by his given name, but at the moment the small liberty felt proper. ” Anne-Marie took a bite of bread, chewing thoughtfully. It was a high risk. Those strongboxes belonged to Wells Fargo. The last thing she wanted or sought was more trouble. That gold wasn’t theirs and needed to be returned. ” “I suppose it would, but I don’t see we have much choice but to My Heart Stood Still 49 keep them. I wouldn’t advise turning them over to anyone we didn’t know for certain.