Delia's Gift

By V.C. Andrews

HOPE IS SHATTERED...
La esperanza se destruye

No sum of money can preserve heartbreak away: Delia Yebarra discovered that painful lesson after a boating tragedy ended her fairy-tale romance with Adan Bovia, a prosperous politician's son. but if she discovers she is sporting his baby, Delia has no selection yet to reside lower than the watchful eye of Adan's strong father, who blamed Delia for the lethal twist of fate yet quickly places her future health and the secure supply of his grandchild above his resentments. Or so Delia believed.

BUT LOVE BRINGS NEW LIFE...
Pero el amor sopla una nueva vida

For Adan's father intends to take advantage of his connections to blackmail Delia. A merciless nursemaid screens her each circulation. And a manipulative schemer orchestrates a reunion with Delia's cousin Edward -- a trip with grave results. yet after tiny Adan Jr. arrives, Delia is not any longer struggling with for herself yet for every thing she ever believed, again whilst she was once a Mexican nation woman. Can Delia recapture the innocence of her roots and make a vivid destiny for her family members?

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Gerry Sommer evidently saddled him for me. ” “Seriously? ” “Sí, Edward, seriously,” I stated, and walked to Amigo. Edward held Adan Jr. till I fastened, after which he passed him again to me and took the reins. with out announcing one other notice, he began for the canyon. Amigo walked in the back of him quietly, easily. As we handed the trailer, Gerry Sommer stepped out and regarded our method. “He is aware his means back,” he acknowledged. “Gracias, Gerry. ” “Vaya con dios,” he referred to as as we entered the deeper shadows and began into the canyon. Adan Jr. , rocked through the circulate of Amigo, quickly fell asleep in my hands. the 3 folks moved gracefully throughout the darkness, silhouetted opposed to the blazing stars. Lizards scampered in each course. Bats turned around, yet not anything troubled us or interfered. It was once as though the wasteland had regularly been our domestic. with out my slower gait retaining him again, Edward used to be capable of make larger time. In rather less than an hour, we reached the tip of the canyon the place we had parked my motor vehicle. He took Adan Jr. in his hands so i may dismount and held him a number of moments longer whereas I acknowledged goodbye to Amigo. the pony stood there us as though he knew every little thing we have been doing. “He has human eyes,” Edward stated. “Sí. probably Adan is asking at us via him. ” “Maybe. I won’t deny something anymore,” Edward stated. I took Adan Jr. again into my fingers, and Edward opened the rear door for me. Then he moved quickly round and received into the driver’s seat. whilst he began the engine, Amigo grew to become and commenced his trek again to the good. “Uncanny,” Edward acknowledged, looking at him burst off. “Sí,” I acknowledged. I couldn’t cease the tears of pleasure from streaking down my cheeks. He passed me the washcloth for my face and wiped clean his personal of the shoe polish. Then he pulled onto the line, and we made our manner slowly again to the small urban and onto the highway for our trip into Mexico. once more, i used to be going domestic, crossing over, yet this time, Mexico used to be the promised land and never the United States. We stopped at the manner out of the barren region groups at a twenty-four-hour grocery store, the place Edward went in to shop for what i wanted for Adan Jr. We made up our minds that shall we pass the border earlier than we stopped to take a much-needed sleep. We have been either afraid that Edward’s identify and outline will be with the border gurus, yet not anyone looked as if it would pay a lot realization to us, and we had no difficulty crossing into Mexico. Edward had the maps we would have liked, so after we entered the town of Mexicali, we persevered for an hour extra after which pulled right into a roadside inn. It used to be already sunrise. Adan Jr. had slept via many of the journey. I replaced his diaper within the inn room and positioned him beside me at the mattress. regardless of my very own deep fatigue, I couldn’t shut my eyes. the sweetness of him was once too nice. Edward, however, virtually handed out. ultimately, I dozed off whilst Adan Jr. did, and all of us slept good into the mid-afternoon. the instant Edward grew to become on his cellular phone, it rang to point he had a voice message. I watched him take heed to it and switch off his telephone back. “It was once your aunt,” he stated, rather than asserting “my mom.

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