By Ajay Close
The day after her marriage ceremony, Donella Ferguson Watson wakes up shackled to a guy haunted via the previous. The lonely days develop into weeks, months. Her husband Hugh, a jail health care professional, will supply no reason behind their sexless marriage. She involves suspect the reply lies with a hunger-striking suffragette who was once force-fed and held in solitary confinement. yet what particularly occurred among Hugh and his prisoner sufferer? a petroleum Scented Spring is a riveting novel of repression, jealousy, and love, and the fight for women's emancipation.
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A Petrol Scented Spring by Ajay Close