Crimson Heart (Highland Hearts, #3) by Heather McCollumElena has spent her entire life hiding her family name while walking the thin line between lady and servant in a Protestant household. Keeping the secret of her lineage has been a success for years, but now, with a new, fiercely Catholic queen on the throne, Elenas Protestant caretaker is being targeted. And when Bloody Mary discovers Elenas true identity, she must not only flee to Scotland for her freedom, but also for her life.
Highland warrior, Searc Munro, has secrets of his own. In a family of healers, his own dark, killing magic must never be known. But when his fathers life is threatened, Searc unleashes his lethal power to save him. With his clans suspicious glances and whispers plaguing him, he sets off alone, only to find another use for his magic in saving a beautiful lass being attacked in the forest.
Teaming up as exiles, Elena and Searc head toward Edinburg to find refuge. Yet, with a series of ritual killings haunting the city and a traitor attempting to assassinate Scotlands regent, suspicion turns to Searc. As word of another British heir reaches the country, the two must find a way to trust each other, despite their secrets, before its too late.
You Belong to Me: Sex, Race and Murder in the South
What happened to ruby mccollum children loretta
Three local producers set out on a nearly impossible quest to discover the truth behind an old tale of murder, race and sex in Jim Crow Florida. Clifford Leroy Adams and shot him four times with a revolver. Rumors resounded. Was Ruby, as the story goes, arguing over an unpaid medical bill? Was Ruby his lover? Or was it something more sinister. There were whispers and accusations that the good doctor may have raped Ruby.
Leroy Adams, a prominent white doctor and state senator—elect. The judge restricted her testimony, but she did testify as to their sexual relationship and his paternity of her child. The judge prohibited her from recounting her allegations that Adams had repeatedly raped her, and forced her to bear his children. She was sentenced to death for his murder by an all-white jury. The sensational case was covered widely in the United States press, as well as by international papers.
Loretta McCollum, the alleged illegitimate child of Dr. Adams and tell the story of what they believe really happened with Ruby McCollum. Leroy Adams. It allowed release of mental patients who were not judged to be a threat to themselves or the community. Business activities - Shooting of Dr. Leroy - First trial - Aftermath.
By the time she walked out and returned home, Dr. Adams had been shot three times in the back and once in the arm. Arthur Ellis, Jr.
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