About the book:
Margaret is the
wife of a decorated Army officer, Henry Montgomery, during World War II.
She is expecting their child in the summer of 1944. Margaret is
unaware of her husband’s betrayal and the child he conceives with
another woman while away at war. Henry’s best friend, James made a
promise and is the man who takes care of anything for Margaret during
the Army officer’s absence. However, James is a wealthy, powerful man
who hides Henry’s secret for almost two decades.
Margaret and James
develop a bond while Henry is away during the war. Henry returns from
war as a changed man. Without his wife’s knowledge, Henry brings his
other family to the states and must keep this burning secret. Margaret
must endure what becomes a loveless marriage while her heart yearns for
James and the passion she feels for him never goes away. This novel
chronicles Margaret’s journey over almost two decades as she must gain
wisdom to discover the truth.