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This is actually the wedding story of the delightful Father Tim, and Cynthia Coppersmith. Some details of the past books are mentioned again in this one.
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Mitford's Lord's Chapel seats barely two hundred souls, yet friends of Father Timothy, and Cynthia Coppersmith can attend the most joyous event in years; their beautiful wedding ceremony!

Will Father Tim fall apart though when he takes he marriage vows? Who'll manage the flowers and bake the wedding cake?

Cynthia was a nervous wreck trying to get ready for the big day. And Father Tim prepares his letter of love to Cynthia beforehand to express the feelings he cannot put into words.
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   upbeat Time/era of story    -   1980's-1999 Life of a profession:    -   religious figure Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Job/Profession/Status story    -   Yes Religion theme?    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   religious figure Age:    -   60's-90's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   6 () United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Midwest

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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