“As her mount shifted uneasily under her, she grasped the brim of her old felt Stetson, gazed upward and remembered Jean Pierre.” The End.
Lauren closed the book and leaned back on her pillow, dreaming of the romance she had just finished reading about. Her dreamy thoughts took her to sometime in the future when she would be romantically involved with a wonderful man, become his wife and the mother of his children. However, no matter how hard she tried to see the face of this man, his face is still hidden from her and she knows it will only fill in when she finds the right face to put there.
Lauren reached up, turned off the light and allowed her sleep dreams to overtake her and carry her into the arms of her future faceless husband.
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