Category Archives: Time Travel

Civil War Transcendence, part 395

I looked at Daphne’s two brothers and confessed, “I was on tha Frederick City raid.” They both looked at me expectantly, and I could see they wanted more information. So, I broke down and added, “We ended up having to … Continue reading

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Civil War Transcendence, part 394

Mrs. Douglas sought to recapture the merriment by asking, “Please stay for dinner. We have so much to catch up on.” Jonah looked at Tom, who nodded his acceptance of the invitation. Mrs. Douglas smiled and left the room to … Continue reading

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Civil War Transcendence, part 393

After dispensing the information about the spy ring to John Lee, I headed for the mansion’s back door which housed the kitchen area. Upon entering, I was met with a swarm of activity. I could see that Anna was in … Continue reading

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Civil War Transcendence, part 392

I got to thinking that it would be dangerous if we moved to town. The local Union spy ring could try to have me killed, and Daphne might be injured as collateral damage. However, I couldn’t think of a way … Continue reading

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Civil War Transcendence, part 391

   Both of my friends gave a shocked look as my last utterance.  I grinned at their astonished expressions. Then something hit me out of the blue. How come they were so chummy? As far as I knew, they hadn’t … Continue reading

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Civil War Transcendence, part 390

Once the conspirator was out of sight, I walked to the telegraph office. Peeking in the dingy front window, I observed that the office was still a wreck. It seemed like a million years ago that Lt. Pelham and I … Continue reading

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Civil War Transcendence, part 389

  Daphne rushed into my arms, and we held each other for a long time. As usual, I had to disentangle myself from my beloved to be able to breathe properly, because she nearly crushes my ribs when we hug. … Continue reading

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Civil War Transcendence, part 388

As soon as we left the house, Daphne grabbed my arm and demanded, “Where’d ya get all that money?” I gave her a very shocked expression and remarked, “I bet that is the first time in history that a wife … Continue reading

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Civil War Transcendence, part 387

Daphne and I began to take our breakfast table seats, which had been slyly assigned by Mrs. Douglas in an effort to keep us from shunning the 19th century etiquette of husband and wife not showing affection in public. Once … Continue reading

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Civil War Transcendence, part 386

  Daphne and I were sequestered in an upstairs bedroom. In fact, it was the one in which I had recovered so miraculously after the Yanks attacked us here at Ferry Hill. After all our possessions were stacked in a … Continue reading

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