By Micaela Gilchrist
In antebellum the United States, a time whilst appearances are paramount, Kearny introduces his attractive younger bride to a enchanting international of opulence and gear. yet Diana's tranquil lifestyles quickly ends whilst Kearny joins his cavalry corporation in Mexico and returns domestic from the battle mutilated and being affected by trauma.
even though Diana struggles to loose Philip of his demons, she discovers that she needs to both stick with her moral sense and start a brand new lifestyles for herself or undergo societal strain and forget about Philip's devastating addictions and his indiscreet liaisons with different ladies. Rebelling opposed to her husband, Diana embarks on a deadly trip, reviews the complete energy of her personal talents, and adjustments profoundly, laying off her provincial rules of wifely responsibility and propriety.
while Philip's and Diana's dual destinies spiral inexorably towards catastrophe with the upcoming Civil warfare, the couple is entrapped by way of the patience in their wish, their delight, and their abiding love for every different.
Micaela Gilchrist makes use of privately held correspondence, unpublished diaries, and relations legends to create an unforgettable love tale encouraged by means of ancient figures and genuine events.
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The Fiercer Heart: A Novel of Love and Obsession by Micaela Gilchrist