Lilies {kaylor}

Lilies {kaylor}

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thebeavers By thebeavers Updated Jan 02, 2015


1940. America. The big south.

Over 10 years into the Great Depression, and still the fighting spirit of the people had not yet died, had not yet been touched by war - that would take another year.

But for now, America, though sunken and in recess, still had life and opportunity.

Karlie's life, until she was 8, had been well-off, to say the least. That was, until a fateful day in 1929, in October 1929, on a Thursday, and then a Tuesday; that stripped away millions of Americans all that they had; that triggered a global crash, sending almost everyone and everything into a state of delirium. She was not so well-off anymore, but luckily she was only a child at the time, so that the memories would sting less and innocent acceptance would come more easily. 

It had not come so easily to her parents; her father, who had toiled for years and years to amass his fortune; her mother, who had abandoned her fortune for love.

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The sun cracked over the hills - it was sunrise, time fo...

Love-Blonde Love-Blonde Jan 25, 2015
It's pretty cool because it's a all new story like you have to imagine them. The description is really well written, I can see myself being with them.
Taysbra Taysbra Jan 02, 2015
YOU ARE ABSOLUTELY CRAZY. YOU UPDATED LIKE WHAT 10+ LONG CHAPTERS TODAY. YOU ARE SO AMAZING. LIKE WHAT EVEN.