By Lisa Jackson
This booklet comprises 3 vintage tales with the Fortunes - a relatives whose Christmas legacy is larger thatn mere riches.
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On the back porch Chase laced up heavy boots, plopped his hat onto his head, grabbed his shovel and headed to the barn. His barn if he could somehow turn a profit on this miserable Montana ranch in the next year. Rambo led the way as snow continued to fall relentlessly. Icy pellets driven by the wind stung Chase’s cheeks and drifted against the buildings. Chase was worried. Most of his best stock was penned in the barns and fields close to the house, but part of his herd was still unaccounted for, lost in the twenty thousand acres that climbed the surrounding hills and abutted the ranch where he’d grown up so long ago.
Oh. ” His demeanor changed instantly. The hardworking, abrupt cowboy switched into an even-tempered man. He took the receiver and grinned. “Merry Christmas—well, it’s a little late, but we’ve been snowed under. ” Angela started to cry, and rather than eavesdrop on Chase’s private conversation, Lesley started for the bedroom. “Hey, wait. I’ll help you,” he said, but Lesley’s spine stiffened. She wasn’t going to depend upon him. “I’m okay,” she said over her shoulder as the baby’s cries got louder.
Satisfied that Angela was content and comfortable, he straightened and motioned to Lesley. ” Lesley glanced down at the makeshift cradle. ” “I know, but—” “If you need to use the bathroom, call me. ” She blushed scarlet. “No, I couldn’t. ” He sent her a disbelieving look, but didn’t argue. He set her tray across her lap, then got a second for himself and watched as she ate heartily. ” Chase asked as he dunked a biscuit in a pocket of lumpy gravy. Lesley cleared her throat. ” She replaced her fork.
A Fortune's Children Christmas by Lisa Jackson