A beautiful scarf, passed down through the generations, connects two women who learn that the weight of the world is made bearable by the love we give away.... September 1911. On Ellis Island in New York Harbor, nurse Clara Wood cannot face returning to Manhattan, where the man she loved fell to his death in the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire. Then, while caring for a fevered immigrant whose own loss mirrors hers, she becomes intrigued by a name embroidered onto the scarf he carriesaband finds herself caught in a dilemma that compels her to confront the truth about the assumptions sheas made. Will what she learns devastate her or free her? September 2011. On Manhattanas Upper West Side, widow Taryn Michaels has convinced herself that she is living fully, working in a charming specialty fabric store and raising her daughter alone. Then a long-lost photograph appears in a national magazine, and she is forced to relive the terrible day her husband died in the collapse of the World Trade Towersabthe same day a stranger reached out and saved her. Will a chance reconnection and a century-old scarf open Tarynas eyes to the larger forces at work in her life? From the Trade Paperback edition.Two ordinary, seemingly unremarkable phone calls. ... I knew hewould be on a transatlantic conference callandunable toanswer his BlackBerry. I held the little pregnancy test wand in my hand, barely able to contain myselfas I left him the voicemail that would send himtothe one hundred ... Call mebackifyou cana#39;t makeit .
|Title||:||A Fall of Marigolds|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2014-02-04|