By Anne Avery
Published: December 31, 2013.
Quiet, shy Zeke Jeffries is working hard to make his farm the best watermelon farm in Colorado. The last thing on his mind is finding himself a wife. Plain, independent-minded Sophronia Carter is burdened with mother intent on finding her only daughter a husband. Then Sophie saddles Zeke with the son of the town’s fancy lady. As her mother said, “Oh, my! Sophronia! How could you?”