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And to no one was he more devoted than to his wife, Abigail. She was his 'Dearest Friend,' as he addressed her in letters--his 'best, dearest, worthiest, wisest...[more]
"And to no one was he more devoted than to his wife, Abigail. She was his 'Dearest Friend,' as he addressed her in letters--his 'best, dearest, worthiest, wisest friend in the world'--while to her he was 'the tenderest of husbands,' her 'good man.'
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This biography paints a fascinating picture of one of the US founding fathers.

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The Ghost of Calico Acres
by Bonnie Turner

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Kindle Edition published 2014-01-03
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A psychological ghost story: Haunting memories lurk in the shadows of this mysterious walk from the past.

When Dr. Marc St. Clair inherits his eccentric aunt Miriam’s old Victorian house at Calico Acres, in southwestern Wisconsin, her Last Will and Testament states that he and his invalid wife, Summer, must live there for one year before they can own it. Despite the fact that the house is rumored to be haunted, Marc falls in love with it and accepts Miriam’s generous offer ... against Summer's wishes. But after a disastrous honeymoon, and a riding accident that left his beautiful wife confined to a wheelchair—bitter and full of self-pity—he believes that for their marriage to work, they must move away from her meddling parents.

Summer hates the spooky house on sight when they arrive at Calico Acres with their housekeeper, Josephina, on a cold, snowy January day. As unexplained events occur throughout the year, Sum...

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