Elizabeth Winston grew up now not worrying approximately Christmas. This Christmas goes to be a lot worse than the vacations she and her brother, Scott, spent along with her divorced mom and dad. Her former boyfriend, Steven Mitchell, confirmed as much as pester her approximately renewing their courting now that his marriage has ended. Elizabeth constantly appears to be like ahead to sharing Christmas along with her brother, Scott, yet he says he has a business journey in the course of Christmas. His current for her is a dear and obnoxious robotic guy by means of the identify of Hover Hill. simply her good fortune to be caught with a mechanical guy to proportion the vacations with. Elizabeth used to be healthy to be tied while she determine the robotic was once planted by way of Steven Mitchell to brainwash her into taking him again. Scott betrayed her while he helped Steven by way of announcing the robotic was once his reward. She slipped out of city with the robotic, leaving her outdated existence in the back of and walked right into a new set of difficulties. She desired to conceal out for 6 months, yet that may not effortless in a small city. Gossip approximately her flew swifter than the rumors that got here out of the Silver greenback Tavern. Susie, on the Maidrite Diner, bragged she received a glance on the good-looking guy that Elizabeth is shacking up with. The minster's spouse complained an area farmer, Bud Carter, hadn't been to church for a month of Sundays. Holly, from the old shop, acknowledged the explanation why is that Bud's spending extra time on the newcomer's apartment than he's his position. the grocer checker stated Elizabeth acts like she's hiding out from a person. If Steven comes having a look, with the entire cognizance Elizabeth is getting, all he has to do is ask and get instructions from an individual on the town to the outdated Carter house.
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