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By Robin Pilcher
For 6 dreadful months, David Corstorphine has attempted to come back to phrases along with his younger wife's demise, whereas taking care of his 3 motherless young ones. test as he could, David is not able to come to paintings, and his simply type of solace comes from operating within the backyard of his parents' property within the Scottish countryside.
Dispatched suddenly to long island, David's kin hopes that the impromptu work trip might help him come again on his toes. however the trip proves either disastrous and heartening. David unearths himself settling in conveniently one of the strangers of a seashore ny city, and takes a task as a gardener. however it is the folks he meets, the soreness he confronts, and the enjoyment he's capable of once more adventure that turn out to be magically transformative-- and as David learns to just accept his huge, immense loss, he's in a position to open his middle to like once more.
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An Ocean Apart by Robin Pilcher