By Danielle Steel
It used to be the maiden voyage of the Titanic, the best send ever outfitted, and in a single deadly, unforgettable evening, the ocean shattered the lives and way forward for a unprecedented kin, the Winfields.
Edwina Winfield, coming back from her engagement journey to England along with her fiance and her family members, immediately loses her mom and dad, the fellow she enjoyed and her desires. with out even time to mourn, she courageously defies conference to run her family's California newspaper and deal with her 5 more youthful siblings. not able to disregard her fiance Charles, she is set by no means to marry, to maintain her relations jointly, and to struggle to outlive as a lady by myself. yet Phillip, her loved oldest brother, units out for Harvard and tragically betrays her belief. Madcap brother George turns to the thrill of Hollywood in the course of its magical days, to not the Winfield publishing empire. and gorgeous Alexis, who narrowly escaped dying while the Titanic went down, grows right into a stricken runaway whom even Edwina's love is probably not in a position to store. the 2 youngest, Fannie and Teddy, stay with Edwina at domestic.
Compelling and deeply relocating, No larger Love questions a woman's offerings and the cost she needs to pay for making them. And in an unforgettable climax, it bargains an answer—as Edwina confronts the ghosts haunting her and take a unprecedented threat for her destiny and her middle.
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The Graf Stubendorf was known in Germany as a poet and aesthete, and also as one of the Kaiser’s intimates. He was a large man, stoutish and pasty, with a soft brown beard and gracious smile. Of course that may have been an accident; or it may have been because their Kaiser had prescribed the proper concerns of women—kitchen, children, and church—listed presumably in order of importance. Kurt’s father had arranged it with the Oberforstmeister, an important personage in a green uniform with silver braid; he furnished them a Jäger, who would carry a rifle for their protection.
So in the end everything became all right again; storm clouds blew over, and tears were dried, and Beauty was beautiful as she was meant to be. Der junge Herr danced with delight and carried the letter around in his pocket for days; the Frau Budd replied on fashionable notepaper that she was pleased to accept the kind invitation on behalf of her son. In a nice new traveling suit, and with a heavy overcoat and a French copy of Sienkiewicz’s With Fire and Sword, Lanny was ready for an expedition to the North Pole.
Now and then she would “fall for” something that was especially praised, and these hung as showpieces in the home. These canvases were becoming so valuable that Beauty was talking about having them insured, but it cost so much that she kept putting it off. VII There was, of course, a limit to the amount of time that a specialist in the art of painting cared to devote to exchanging ideas with a youngster; so presently the conversation lagged again. ” he inquired. Lanny handed him the volume, and he smiled one of those twisted smiles.
No Greater Love by Danielle Steel