By Ken Follett
Sentenced to a lifetime of distress within the Scottish coal mines, twenty-one-year-old Mack McAsh hungers for break out. His in simple terms best friend: attractive high-born Lizzie Hallim, who's trapped in her personal form of hell.
In 1766, from the teeming streets of London to the infernal carry of a slave send headed for the yank colonies to a sprawling Virginia plantation, stressed adolescents, separated by means of politics and place, are sure through their look for a spot known as freedom....
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I‟m expecting—hoping—to be awarded a year‟s grant by the Frederiksson Foundation. ” Caitlin tried not to squirm under Alex‟s dark, intense, disapproving gaze. She simply met it with her own, keeping her face neutral. But she could feel his strong will beating against her from across the table. To her relief, Martha arrived, neatly sliding his burrito and Caitlin‟s cheeseburger in front of them. As if she didn‟t have a care in the world, Caitlin bit into her burger and munched. “Wow. ” He was barely listening, simply glowering at her.
At her command, he picked up his fork. Though she kept her face impassive, Caitlin rejoiced inwardly. Yessss! If he obeyed her once, he would obey her again. She was going to win this battle. And after the battle, the war. The aromas of Hank‟s food wafted straight into Alex‟s system, reminding him that he was running on empty. Or on station house coffee, which was worse. Alex picked up his fork to dig into his burrito then stopped, running through what Caitlin had said in his mind. He lifted his head, surprised.
Then he‟d gone into protective overdrive as he backed away, pretending his only concern was keeping her safe. His backing away was the cue for her head to start working again instead of other body parts. And as soon as the blood returned to her head, she was stricken with remorse. What had she been thinking? Of nothing at all, apparently. God, she‟d made a terrible, terrible mistake. Caitlin prided herself on her professionalism. Melting in the arms of a man she‟d just met and who was crucial to her work was as nonprofessional as it got.
A Place Called Freedom by Ken Follett