Weekend With Shades - Saturday - June 6
BY DENISE LEVENICK
A Monthly - Weekend With Shades - Column
The young woman turned her head to look at the stone on her hand; she could scarcely believe it was there. When Mr. Bellemy professed his love and pushed the sapphire ring onto her finger, she was immobile with shock; and now, a full day later, she was filled with dismay.
Mr. Bellamy had announced their engagement to her parents, before she had even had time to gather her thoughts. Her father was delighted; it would seem this had been discussed before the fated moment. Her mother was less enthusiastic, yet only holding back until Susan made her own feelings known.