Faith has just turned 21. She knows the
fate that will befall her in the morning now that she is 21.
She is to be married to the man of her fatherís choosing. He
has chosen one of his cronies that is his age, balding, and a
slob. No way is she going to go through with the wedding.
She does what any sane woman would do, she runs away the night
before the wedding. She only takes a backpack and leaves on
foot, to try and slow down the possibility of being found.
What she doesnít count on is the thunderstorm that comes out
of nowhere. Now she is freezing and wet. So she steals into
a cabin that she assumes is abandoned.
Jake hears that the lovely Faith is to be
wed and he canít just let her go without trying to tell her
his feelings at least once. So he is in a rented cabin on the
property next to her house, plotting on how to kidnap her.
But, she seems to be playing right into his plans. When she
sneaks into the cabin he is staying in and doesnít see him he
decides to steal her clothing when she is in the shower.
When Faith figures out what is up she is
stunned to find Jake is more than willing to take her
virginity for her. But, will he want long term or just a
Faithful Beginnings is a
story where "the runaway bride" is the right answer for the
potential bride. Not only that, but it works well for her
overall in the fact she will get to be with the love of her
life, whom she never realized cared for her also. The
surprise ending had me sitting up and taking notice, wow. It
is amazing how Ms. Thorn took the last few paragraphs to make
a change to the story that had me rethinking the whole plot
line and changed my mind about one of the characters.
Faithful Beginnings is a fantastic start to a new
series that I hope goes far for Ms. Thorn.