By Ginger Garrett
Wrenched from an easy existence for her attractiveness, Esther reveals herself on the mercy of King Xerxes. abandoning her in basic terms relative, her cousin Mordecai, and her first real love, Cyrus, she is thrown headlong into the unrestrained extravagance of palace living.
Quick of brain and robust in spirit, Esther refuses to undergo the destiny of her harem sisters and boldly demanding situations Xerxes to provide of his middle ahead of taking his excitement, therefore sealing her position beside him as queen. whereas conspiracy spins its diabolical net, Esther's brain and spirit waver, and he or she is compelled to confront the previous with a view to keep her future–and therefore a whole state.
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One cannot really manage effectively from thousands of miles away. And there were Mother and Belinda to consider. " He did not answer right away, considering her words. Finally he said, "No. I don't regret it. It's a different sort of life, but I suppose it is really the one I was born and bred for. No matter how beautiful the Rockies are, however challenging the land or the work, this is where I belong. " A quick grin quirked up the corners of his mouth. " Olivia smiled back. "Do you think we shall have a repeat performance tonight?
Stephen exclaimed. "We'll never catch him in this light. " He turned and really looked at Olivia for the first time, taking in her disheveled state. Olivia realized that her sash had slipped loose during her mad dash, so that the sides of her dressing gown hung loosely, a gap down the center at the top exposing the white lace of her chemise. She straightened, raising her chin, and belted the robe more tightly. "I was about to dress for dinner," she explained with all the dignity she could muster and pushed back her hair with her hands.
You cannot," he replied. " "Here? " Lady St. Leger asked, tears thickening her voice. " "I am among the shades," the low voice continued in its odd, jerky way. "But I cannot rest. " Lady St. Leger's voice registered alarm. "Why not? " "There are many lost souls here. " The voice grew fainter and more whispery. "They cannot rest because of what was taken away from them. " Lady St. Leger cried out, her voice full of distress. " Beside Olivia, Stephen pulled his hand away from Olivia's and crashed it down flat on the table.
Chosen: The Lost Diaries of Queen Esther (Lost Loves of the Bible, Book 1) by Ginger Garrett