Wishes on Water
Leisure, Sep 2004, 5.99
In 1856 after being in Kansas City Samuel “Mac” MacCallister returns home to Lake Okoboji, Iowa after being away for four months. His neighbor and best friend Rowland Gardner informs Mac that he “lent” his cabin to Sadie Pritchard, a widow with a child recovering from smallpox and another small son.
Instead of grieving for her abusive husband, with her child recuperating and the other on healthy, Sadie...