By Robin Lee Hatcher
In A Vote of self belief, the level is decided for a few interesting perception into what it used to be like in the course of 1915 to be a girl in a 'man's world.' Guinevere Arlington is a gorgeous younger lady made up our minds to stay in command of her personal lifestyles. For seven years, Gwen has carved out a whole lifestyles within the bustling city of Bethlehem Springs, Idaho, the place she teaches piano and writes for the neighborhood newspaper. Her ardour for town, its humans, and the encircling land recommended Gwen to run for mayor. in the end, who says a girl cannot do a man's task? yet stepping outdoors the limits of conference can get messy. A shady attorney backs Gwen, believing he can keep an eye on her as soon as she's in workplace. A prosperous newcomer throws his hat into the hoop so one can conquer competition to the overall healthiness lodge he is construction north of city. while the competitors fall in love, every thing alterations, forcing Gwen to stand what she can have to lose with the intention to win.
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Jones shook his head. “Looks like it’ll be a surprise who we call Mr. ” Mr. Mayor? Not if she could help it. Madam Mayor was more like it. ” “That it should. Wait till I tell the missus. ” With a word of thanks, Gwen took the necessary paperwork and left the clerk’s office, her confidence already waning. Did she stand a chance of winning now? People knew Hiram Tattersall couldn’t be trusted. At least all the people who didn’t frequent his saloon did. But what about Morgan McKinley? He might be little known, but he was a wealthy man from a prominent family, presumably a sober one.
He must be eligible to declare for office. ” What better way to make certain the new mayor supported Morgan’s plans than for Morgan to be the mayor. Still, that was a bit drastic. There had to be a better way. Besides, he had no desire to run for office. God had brought him to Idaho for a different purpose. He didn’t have time to devote to the day-to-day administration of a town like Bethlehem Springs. Governmental bodies were a necessary evil, but not one he need be part of. And yet… He cast a glance toward the sky.
Not well. ” He appeared to give her question deep thought before answering, “ To be frank, Miss Arlington, I’m sure there are several men in this town more qualified than you. You are young and have no experience in matters of city government. However, you are not a drunkard as is Mr. Tattersall, and you are not an outsider as is Mr. McKinley. ” Gwen should appreciate his words more than she did . He hadn’t spoken anything but the truth. And yet there was something off-putting about his manner.
A Vote of Confidence by Robin Lee Hatcher