For Love

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Status: In Progress  |  Genre: Literary Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
Lillian Quinn never truly understood herself. Her mother had died after giving birth to her younger sister, Primrose, and so Lilly had acted most cruel and most unreasonable with her for many years. But there was another side to the story. Primrose was better, prettier, more talented than Lilly could ever have been. She, instead of Lillian, was the recipient of all the attention; she was going to marry a rich man; she was more like her mother than Lilly was. Jealousy, then. It was jealousy that drove Lillian's hate. But what will happen when they embark on a journey to Ireland together? Will Lillian discover a new side to herself?

Table of Contents

Matters as They Stood

Submitted: March 26, 2017

A background of the Quinn family is provided. Lillian meditates upon several subjects. The decision to visit Ireland is made. Read Chapter

The Train

Submitted: March 26, 2017

The journey begins. The train has a severe problem, and the party must walk. Read Chapter

A Pleasant Stroll and a Place to Stay

Submitted: March 26, 2017

The party walks with a guide to the house of Samuel Londeck, where they will stay. Primrose falls gravely ill. Read Chapter

Much Ado About Everything

Submitted: March 26, 2017

Primrose's health deteriorates. She dies. Read Chapter

The Beginning of a Quest

Submitted: March 26, 2017

Lillian's time on a boat is described. Also described is her time off of it, in the water. Read Chapter

A Fishing Schooner

Submitted: March 26, 2017

Lillian is rescued. Read Chapter

The Farmer's House

Submitted: March 26, 2017

Lillian stays in a farmer's house. Her meditations. Read Chapter