The Coddled Girl

That Which Wills Thee [Chapter 2] Many a young person was able to find a trade to work in during these new, impressive times of growth for the city, the country, and industry as a whole. For some, it was a way to make sure that everyone in their household was fed and clothed, especiallyContinue reading “The Coddled Girl”

The Farm Boy

That Which Wills Thee [Chapter 1] William O’Malley was brought into this world under ordinary circumstances, in the hay-stuffed bed of the two-roomed farmhouse under the watchful eye of his father and the local midwife. The babe was of slightly extraordinary size and weight and had a full head of hair, things which the midwifeContinue reading “The Farm Boy”