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It's been said that people come and go in your life. Those that leave are supposed to leave you. The people that stay are meant to be there to help you and direct you and love you. Evangeline is struggling with this theory when she loses Joe. She has had three men in her life, they were different in their look and manner but the one thing they had in common was that they all loved her. Chance Winston, loved her but was also in love with another woman; who was truly his soul mate. He gave her everything she wanted, but couldn't give of himself. He placed her in the lap of luxury and gave her and Mike the status they needed to mingle in New York's elite. Joe Cross gave her unconditional love, but God took him much too soon. He took her back to Italy and Sicily for a grand honeymoon and their short time together was like a fairy tale. Then there was Lorenzo Rizzo, her first love. He is a constant in her life and the father of her beloved Mike. Although her sister was Mike's birth mother, she gladly took over the duties when he was born. Lorenzo was totally dependent on her advice and strength and his love for her had to be covered by the fact he had a wonderful wife and child of his own. Follow Evangeline as she mourns and rejoices with life's adventures. Watch her family grow and like every good mother she loves them all.
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Apollonia and her husband Jim have been married for 42 years. She was a stay-at-home mother of two, and now grandmother of three. "Seamstress" has been her title since the late 1960's. Apollonia is also a caregiver to her ailing mother. With one hand holding her mother s and the other holding a pen, she wrote about Evangeline and Lorenzo. She is so endeared to the characters of her story that she is planning a sequel to this saga. Her book can best be described as... From the shores of the Mediterranean Sea to the foot of the Statue of Liberty, this story brings the reader into the lives of a Sicilian family that intertwines with New York's elite. The characters will engulf you as they twist and turn through the ups and downs of their existence. You will find yourself laughing and crying with the families, and come to realize that trouble doesn't distinguish between rich and poor. Respect for each other is the lesson learned. Journey with Evangeline as life unfolds for her. She learns that with hard work, and sometimes sacrifice, you can reach your destiny.
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