The rules: Go to either page 7 or page 77 and starting with line 7, post the next 7 lines and then challenge 7 others to do the same.
I have decided to share from Maggie's Child
Page 7, line 7 and following 7 lines:
Sadness crept into her soul when Maggie remembered what was to be done before nightfall. The task to be carried out would be the hardest task of her life. For nine months, she played the role of the happy pregnant woman, despite knowing she would never keep the child. Jacob had been fooled into believing the child was his once she suspected she was pregnant with her lover’s baby. Her husband showed no interest, claiming he would only be happy if she produced a boy, live and kicking. Maggie knew boy or girl - if it lived - Jacob would play no part in its life. Telling him was a ploy to protect her and the baby’s future ...
Now I am supposed to tag 7 others ... however, I am so busy with my wip at the moment, I am tagging you all! There you go, you can now opt to choose 7 writers or all of them that follow you! I know it breaks rules but that is the only way I can share the tag.