This is a 13,000-word novelette. A 19-year-old woman and her three younger siblings have been living in an abusive home all of their lives. After her mother passed away years ago, Abigail has taken care of her brothers and sisters like a mother. Her father is a physically and mentally abusive drunkard, who can’t control his ever-growing rage. Abigail is desperate to find a place where she could escape to and feel loved, while her siblings would feel peace and be safe. After reading a mail order bride advertisement from a cowboy in Texas, she feels that she and her siblings may have just found a way out of their hell on Earth.