White Dove had been raised to know that
she must marry a powerful warrior.
daughter of the great Golden Eagle
required to wed one of her own kind,
who would bring honor to her people
strength to her tribe. Her pride
required it, even if her duty had
the young Irishman who returned to
her hand made her question herself
made her question what made a man.
Jeremy Jones had changed since last
met. The Oregon Trail had hardened
and he was clearly no longer a boy.
come back to the Nebraska Territory
both a glint in his eye and a desire
made White Dove tingle with
Heíd returned to be trained as a
take the tests of manhood and prove
in battle. Watching him, White Dove
bravery sheíd never known, and
she realized her young suitor was
not just a
man, he was the only one sheíd ever