By Martha Rogers
For Ben Haynes it's love before everything sight, yet can a Boston socialite locate real happiness with a cowboy from Kansas?
Once adolescence associates, Ben Haynes is fascinated about Amelia Carlyle whilst he runs into her at her sister’s marriage ceremony. even if he'll be returning to Kansas and existence on his father’s ranch, Ben calls on Amelia a number of instances, and so they locate they've got extra in universal than they first learned. As he leaves for Kansas, they promise to write.
Back in Kansas, Ben starts to economize towards a house for Amelia even if he has now not made his intentions identified. He’s hoping on God to make a manner. in the meantime, Amelia is gifted to society and has numerous younger males vying for her attention.
Although Ben has captured Amelia’s center, her mom and dad make each attempt to deter the connection, even forbidding Amelia to correspond with him. Amelia tells Ben that she is going to watch for him so long as it takes, yet will the affection and loss they adventure alongside the best way deliver them nearer or force them aside ceaselessly?
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Everyone was hungry and thirsty. Some men were so tired they fell asleep while guarding the fort. NARRATOR 1: After twelve long days and nights, the attacks stopped. ENRIQUE: Mother, it’s so quiet. Maybe the fighting is done. NARRATOR 1: Suddenly, a terrible noise exploded into the darkness. SOUND: [guns and cannons] ANITA: Gregorio, wake up. Santa Anna’s soldiers have jumped the wall! NARRATOR 2: Santa Anna’s soldiers tore through the fort. They fired everywhere. They threw open the door to the chapel.
ENRIQUE: Mother, it’s so quiet. Maybe the fighting is done. NARRATOR 1: Suddenly, a terrible noise exploded into the darkness. SOUND: [guns and cannons] ANITA: Gregorio, wake up. Santa Anna’s soldiers have jumped the wall! NARRATOR 2: Santa Anna’s soldiers tore through the fort. They fired everywhere. They threw open the door to the chapel. Enrique felt sick. He wondered if he was about to die. He shut his eyes. The soldiers fired their weapons. NARRATOR 1: Bullets whizzed past the women and children, but the bullets missed them all.
Is it really safe to leave? GREGORIO: Even if we surrender, I do not think we will be allowed to live. I would rather die fighting. Please take the children and leave. I will stay and fight. ANITA: Our family will stay together. If they kill one, they can kill us all. GREGORIO: Our freedom is worth fighting for. Next Page — NARRATOR 2 The Script · 41 NARRATOR 2: The armistice ended. Day after day, the Anglos and the Tejanos in the Alamo fought hard against the Mexican Army. Supplies were running low.