Kinds of Love: A Novel by May Sarton

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By May Sarton

Friendship, marriage, and intertwined lives in a small New Hampshire town.

Christina Chapman and her husband Cornelius, either prior seventy, are "summer people"—people who come to rural New England for the summer season months and move domestic to town while the chilly climate comes. This 12 months, despite the fact that, Christina and Cornelius have made up our minds to stick on.

May Sarton's Willard is a small city within the rocky hills of latest Hampshire, a spot that pulls "the untameable, the wild, the gentle." As Sarton takes us into the lives of the folks who stay there, we come upon a wealthy tapestry of characters and relationships. within the heart are the deep, prickly friendship among Christina, an previous Bostonian, and Ellen, the daughter of a farmer, and the unfolding method in which Christina and her husband "come into their own" of their marriage and develop into wintry weather humans ultimately.

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Her Scottish subjects were Protestants and they did not want her. The Scottish lords did not want her because she had shown such bad judgment in marrying Lord Darnley. Queen Mary had no friends and nowhere to turn. A nobleman named Bothwell came to her rescue. He and the queen married quickly and fought against an uprising of the Scottish nobles. Bothwell and Queen Mary lost the fight and they had to be separated. He went into exile on the continent of Europe and she crossed the border into England.

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