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Annie has a limp and is confined by her parents in a wheelchair. Her parents do not want anyone to see Annie's deformity and therefore allow Annie no freedom.
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Annie met Luke when she was 10 and he gave her a ride on his horse. She has loved him and he has loved her. But after the ride, and after her brother busted Luke's lip, Luke was forced to go away.

Twenty years later Luke has returned to make something of himself and for Annie.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of story    -   American "colonial" era Searching/Rekindling love?    -   Yes Lost Lover:    -   childhood friends becoming grownup lovers Inner struggle subplot    -   Yes If one lover chases another...    -   he chases after her Matchbreaker is    -   Mom Disability or addiction?    -   physical disability/sickness/injury

Main Male Character

Profession/status:    -   laborer/blue collar Age/status:    -   20's-30's Sex makes him    -   confident    -   mature

Main Female Character

Age/status:    -   20's-30's Profession/status:    -   unemployed Unusual characteristics:    -   Very shy


Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee

Writing Style

What % of story is romance related?    -   90% How explicit is the sex?    -   touching of anatomy    -   impregnation/reproduction Focus of story    -   equally on him and her How much dialog    -   significantly more dialog than descript How much sexing?    -   3-4 sex acts

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