May and Jed Beginning the Journey by Jo Ann Snapp
Approx. 61,390 words.
Published on July 11, 2012.
With his head in his hands, “Gone,” is all Jed can muster and the catastrophe of what happened crystallizes in May’s mind. Wet and worn, Jed flops on the bench next to the ferry landing. May and Jed had watched all the money for their farm float away in little kegs down the raging Wabash River.