Abbie has been divorced for years.
When she was left for a younger woman she moved her kids
from Alaska to Washington to be near family. Now she is on
a trip back. It was supposed to be a trip to meet a man (a
cousin of a friend) she had been corresponding with on the
internet and phone. But, after she gets her non-refundable
tickets the guy breaks it off with her. But, she decides to
embark on the adventure anyways. So she heads off to visit
places from her memories. She is definitely having a good
time on the plane, the gorgeous guy next to her seems to be
interested in her, but she is so long out of the dating game
she is not sure. In the end she figures he is just being
friendly but does agree to a date to go to the state fair
Tom is a college professor and like
Abbie is divorced. He can’t believe his luck he is sitting
next to a woman who he finds not only interesting, sweet
but, highly attractive. Not wanting to be pushy and not
being sure of why she is really in Alaska, he takes it slow
but, decides that he has to ask her out.
Will these two very shy people be able
to “come together” and let nature take it’s course? Or will
their insecurities and “jumping to conclusions” cause them
to miss the caring hearts each has?
Sigh, that is the first though when I
think of A Sigh of Love. I love the setting
as well as the characters and their interactions. I think
the look into the minds of the main characters that Ms.
McBride gave us is what would be going through many peoples
minds and completely intriguing. The backdrop and scenery
were well added into the story, so that it added to it, and
didn’t take away from the characters. I thoroughly enjoyed
A Sigh of Love and came away smiling. (And
hoping that George gets his comeuppance at least in her