In 1860, Jessie Buchanan, a fiery redhead, was living life to the fullest and enjoying the leisurely Southern lifestyle, but it took all of her strength to fulfill her duties after her fatheras death. A breach between family members and the discovery of love caused her internal conflict as the Civil War began. When the waras horrors and hardships came to a close, the Southern way of life had been crushed by the Union. A murder of a Yankee carpetbagger, a hasty trial, a violent hurricane, and a close brush with death brought Jessieas turbulent struggles to an end.aMrs. Campbell is waiting for you in your sitting room, sir. ... He stood there a moment, shuffling through the messages in his hand. ... The sun streamed across Susana#39;s coal black hair, giving off little sparkles of color. ... aI have not given it a thought, a he said, removing her hands from his face and taking a step back from her.
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