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By Helen M. Macpherson

Sister Katherine Flynn is an Irish nun, despatched via her order to paintings within the Australian outback. Katherine is a prideful girl who initially joined her order to flee the disgrace of being left on the altar. She had discovered herself getting married simply simply because society dictated it for a tender girl her age, and he or she used to be now not precisely heartbroken whilst it did not ensue. but, her mom couldn't be consoled and talked of not anything other than the shame that she had dropped at the Flynn identify. So, she reveals nice reduction in escaping the chilly Victorian eire of 1872. Upon her arrival within the outback, she is thrust into the aftermath of a awful windstorm that has devastated town, leaving dying and affliction in its wake. She starts off her paintings of tending to the fewer lucky households of the district and unearths nice pleasure in instructing the kids.

Catriona Pelham is a member of the kind of prosperous farming gentry in the district. Her dating with the hardworking townspeople and its farmers is one in every of actual and mutual appreciate. The town's prosperous, despite the fact that, have ostracized her because of her unorthodox methods and refusal to comply to society's expectancies of a lady of the 1870's. Catriona unearths convenience within the friendship of the townspeople and farmers, yet at evening she pines for the sweetheart she misplaced in the past -her governess, Adele Cooper.

As a bond among Katherine and Catriona develops, Catriona reveals herself short of greater than friendship from the Irishwoman. even though, she fears pursuing her emotions lest they no longer be reciprocated. And so the adventure starts off for those strong-willed girls. For Katherine it's a trip of self-discovery and of what existence holds open air the cloistered partitions of the convent. For Catriona it's bittersweet, as emotions she has stored hidden for years resurface in her becoming curiosity in Katherine.

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