By DiAnn Mills
1803, the colony of Texas Marianne Phillips, the daughter of a filthy rich rancher, hasn't ever agreed along with her father's harsh therapy of the bad mestizos who first inhabited the colony of Texas. whilst rebels kidnap Marianne, in hopes her father will exchange again their land for her freedom, she realizes her loyalty lies together with her abductors, now not her father, who plans to marry her off to the don of a close-by property. Armando Garcia is the locals' reluctant chief, yet his humans revere and depend upon him. realizing that with out his management they would be pressured from their land, Armando accepts his position, yet doesn't approve of the most recent try to control their enemy. whilst he learns that Marianne truly speaks his language, of her loyalty to his humans, and of the religion that retains her robust, Armando is confronted with a tricky determination. Will his newfound love retain him from letting her cross? Or will he set her unfastened and danger wasting their land without end?
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The food tasted wonderful with the blend of spices she’d grown to love. She chewed slowly, savoring every bite. As it disappeared, she noticed the chip in the pottery had formed a jagged, cracked line all the way to the other side. Broken, but still useable. She felt the same way. Armando set a cup of water before her, and it too refreshed her. ” Armando chuckled. ” Manuel joined in the mirth. ” He picked up a knife and studied it closely. “Given the chance, she might try to use this on you. ” Marianne felt their eyes upon her, and her cheeks warmed.
Armando smoothed a long, black sideburn on the left side of his face. “I don’t understand you, señorita, but I’m sure you are not pleased. For now, you’ll have to be tied. I cannot offer – 27 – Di Ann Mi l l s you a grand room, but a dirt floor may tame your spirit. ” Removing his sombrero and bandanna, Armando waved the cloth in front of her face. ” She did not need Spanish to comprehend what he meant, and the idea of a sweat-soaked bandanna across her mouth tugged at her stomach as much as the idea of his filthy hands upon her.
Too many times they entwined his name with deity. How wrong of his dear friends, especially if they knew how he defied Dios. Do you not see? I covet the end of tyranny and injustice— not fame or glory. I am only one man seeking to help my people keep their homes. I offer you little but a strong will, and the education I received from the padres. And what if I fail? What will your chants be then? If he were to die in the midst of this battle for La Flor, who would lead them? Emilio shared in Armando’s vision for his people, but Armando feared his friend’s devotion to Dios weakened his determination.