Galataea of the Poconos
by Fred Pruitt
Allen Peterson was a man who had never been loved. Cazzie Wright was a girl without a father, with a mother who didn't have the time to give her the guidance she needed. Cazzie's life was going nowhere fast when she took a summer job with Mr. Peterson. When it went even further downhill Mr. Peterson was there for her, no questions asked, So she proposed: When she was old enough would he marry her?