(There will be 5 chapters released prior to the books publish date. This is the first of those chapter releases. Each chapter release will have a different cover. After the last release, all covers will be posted along with a poll on my Author Website for the reader's vote. The cover with the most votes will become the cover of the book when published. An Adobe PDF file of this chapter is available for download and saving at my Author Website.)
OUR ANGEL BABY, OUR LOVE
She stood still, her back pressed against the wall as she looked down at the kitchen timer clutched in her hand. The countdown from 5 minutes seemed to be taking an hour. The pregnancy test sat alone in the center of the bathroom counter top.
It had been 4 years since they first began trying to have a baby and her period has never been late. This month, it was late. She waited two full weeks before buying the test. Disappointment had become a monthly experience and she was trying not