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Angela Britnell

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I was born in the beautiful county of Cornwall in southwestern England and grew up in a small village there. I return frequently to visit family and friends but especially to savor the cool rainy weather and hot tea. After school I joined the Royal Navy and served for nearly six years. I held varying jobs from being the only woman in the staff of a sports center to arranging social engagements for the Captain of the base. My last assignment was to Denmark where I thought I would spend a wild two years in Copenhagen only to discover I was being sent to a NATO Headquarters in a quiet town on the Jutland Peninsula. I was only disappointed for a while as I met my own tall, dark, handsome stranger there - a US Naval Officer n
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Angela Britnell I tend to just sit down and carrying on writing - as Nora Roberts is known to say 'you can't edit a blank page'. By some miracle the words seem to com…moreI tend to just sit down and carrying on writing - as Nora Roberts is known to say 'you can't edit a blank page'. By some miracle the words seem to come from somewhere!(less)
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