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By Elizabeth Darrell

England,1939.

The moment international battle threatens to spoil the Sheridan kinfolk.

Sir Christopher Sheridan, a speeding hero of the 1st global conflict, is again in khaki. His excellent intelligence talents are desperately wanted by way of the conflict workplace.

David, his son, obsessed through the legend of his father’s brother, a Royal Flying Corps ace, takes wing to struggle the Luftwaffe.

Despite his top efforts, he's dogged via failure and succumbs to the pleasures of Singapore and the beautiful Su Lim.

Vesta, David’s sister, embittered by way of a harmful romance with a Polish flier, joins the ATS and learns the demanding manner how a girl copes by myself in struggle.

Passion, anger and discomfort are set opposed to the turmoil of conflict at domestic and out of the country.

'And within the Morning' charts the lives and loves of the Sheridan kinfolk, from the quiet Dorset village of Tarrant Royal, to the warmth and fury of the some distance East, out to the haunting and unforgettable barren region.

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Their emergence into a sunlit valley was almost startling, the escarpment dropping away below them where a stream tumbled recklessly down the cliff face. It was then that Alexandra saw him, outlined against the golden rays of the sinking sun on the ridge opposite them, a magnificent black stallion silhouetted by the purplish gold backdrop of earth and sky. Just for a second he was there and then he was gone, plunging into the gully behind him, so that she thought for a moment she had imagined him.

He never should have. Then--then when my mother died when I was born--well . ' She shrugged again. ' Jason shook his head. 'You speak very good English. ' 'Yes. Just outside Paris, actually. My mother was French, you see. ' Jason ran an impatient hand round the back of his neck, trying to restrain the sense of injustice that was threatening to erupt once more. How could Durham have ignored his child's existence to the extent that never once in the two years he had known him had he mentioned the fact that he had a daughter?

She was young, that much Alexandra registered at a glance, tall, with full swelling breasts, and hair as dark as Jason's own. It was long, like Alexandra's, but whereas hers was inclined to curl in the heat, this woman's was perfectly straight, and fell smoothly over one shoulder. Her features were those of the Madonna, calm and impassive, but as Alexandra alighted from the vehicle, too, she felt a wave of hostility emanating from her that had none of the Virgin's compassion about it. J Jason greeted the woman with a faintly wry expression,turning first to help his other passenger to climb down, be- fore saying: 'This is my housekeeper, Miss Holland.

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