Patience and Sarah

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Fawcett Columbine, Jun 1, 1994 - Fiction - 182 pages
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nineteenth century, in a puritanical New England town, two women fall in love. With no one to guide or support them, Patience and Sarah try to follow their hearts. Defying society and history, they buy a farm and discover they can live together, away from the world that had sought to limit them and their love . . .

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Patience and Sarah is a classic lesbian love story about two women who fall in love despite society's pressure to get married. It's notable in that it has a happy ending, where they get what they want ... Read full review

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Set in New England in the early 19th century, Patience and Sarah depicts the arduous journey of two unlikely lovers as they struggle to break free from social conventions and their own doubts to find ... Read full review


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Isabel Miller was born in Traverse City, Michigan, but lived in New York. She is the author of numerous novels including two under her real name, Alma Routsong. She died in 1996.

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