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The drama unfolds as Mike searches desperately for the courage to face the inevitable, and Wilhemina prays for the wisdom to lead a dying man to a personal faith. Will Mike take the future into his own hands? Can Wilhemina learn to trust again? Will love be enough to see them through? Paper.
Paperback, 208 pages
Published December 15th 1996 by Beacon Hill Press
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Therese B
Mar 13, 2016 Therese B rated it it was amazing
An interesting story about a man who is dying after his cancer returns. He is a pilot and loves to fly. He tells the Hospice lady not to bother with him because he plan on taking his plane up and never returning. She is a recently retired music professor and resent being put out to pature. She doesn't know how to have fun and Mike shows her how to fly a kite and how to fish. It is a beautiful story of one person helping another.
Lori
Jan 30, 2009 Lori rated it liked it
It was a good story, wasn't a can't put it down book, but entertaining. Lynn Austin is one of my new favorite authors.
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Mrs. Doglvrs
Jan 10, 2011 Mrs. Doglvrs rated it it was ok
Shelves: 2011
Lynn Austin is one of my favorite authors ever... so it was sad that I didn't like this book (her first novel) very much.
The story was a little flat... and didn't have hardly any of the thick historical story lines I have come to know and love from Ms. Austin.

Near the end, the story line became very touching... and faith renewing, though -- so it was all worth it!
Very glad to have read it.
Sean MacKenzie
Nov 15, 2010 Sean MacKenzie rated it it was ok
I just couldn't get into it. It was predictable and I was a little disappointed, especially since Lynn is one of my favorite authors.
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