In 1979, Viola Pomeroy, wrote down some of her memories of her life. Many of her stories have been touched on throughout the years by my grandparents, parents and my aunt and uncle, as they... More > reminisced at family gatherings.< Less
She was born among the Dolomite mountains where the histories of Italy and Austria meet....This is where my grandmother's - Viola's - story begins, of growing up amidst great love and the simple... More > beauty of a northern Italian village. The deep losses she bore, the discovery of her abiding love for Gino and then having to leave him, her family, her town to emigrate to America with a man who was a virtual stranger to her. It is a story of strength and personal transcendence, of how beauty enhances our lives, of the saving grace of deep love. It is the chronicle of one woman who lived her life with an earthy grace that touched in its own humble way the lives of countless others.< Less
A volte il caso interseca vite altrimenti parallele e inconciliabili. Solo per poco tempo, pochi giorni, poche ore dà l'occasione a chi le vive di fare quelle scelte, di compiere quella svolta... More > che mai più si avrà l'opportunità di fare. A volte però nelle persone manca il coraggio di abbandonarsi ad un tale rischio. E tutto si riduce ad una parentesi di esistenza incompresa.< Less
Viola had no idea the guy she’d met when she was kidnapped was meant to be her mate when she’d felt the electricity between them. Being back home with her family, she’s torn apart... More > by loyalty to do the right thing and someone who’s allied with their enemies.
Unable to get him out of her mind, she tries to find a way to bring him safely into her world away from their enemies. Feeling like she cannot confide in her sister or parents, Viola feels alone in a way that she’d never felt before until he shows up at her parents’ house and turns everything upside down.
Will she be able to save him from their mutual enemies or will fate tear them apart before they have a chance to complete their mating ceremony and move closer to fulfilling the prophecy they’re destined for?< Less