A Christmas Vow
Published by Highland Press Publishing at Smashwords
The morning sunlight streamed into the kitchen and the rich aroma of brewing coffee permeated the air. Craving caffeine, Anna Benford opened the cabinet, retrieved her favorite mug and then reached for her husband’s.
Before filling the ceramic cup, she hesitated. Five years of marriage had taught her a doctor’s wife could rarely expect to share an uninterrupted breakfast with her spouse. She replaced the mug with a travel-ready thermos and then flipped on the radio. A traditional holiday carol played over the speakers.