Jack and The Fountain of Youth — Installment 96

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JACK AND THE FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH
by HL Carpenter
ISBN: 978-0-9884095-1-4
Ebook ISBN: 978-0-9884095-0-7
Copyright (c) 2012 by Top Drawer Ink Corp.

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Continued from Installment 95
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“It doesn’t matter.” Jack stroked her arms. “Once we found the Fountain, I stopped thinking about the Pryer. It wasn’t important anymore.”

“It wasn’t?” She almost didn’t recognize her own voice.

Jack pulled her closer. “All I can think of is you. You, and the life I want to make with you. The life I hope you want too.”

She didn’t trust herself to speak, so she just nodded.

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***** ABOUT THE AUTHOR *****

HL Carpenter is the pen name of a Florida-based mother/daughter duo who writes from their studios in Carpenter Country, a magical place that, like their stories, is unreal but not untrue. When they’re not writing, the Carpenters enjoy exploring the Land of What-If and practicing the fine art of Curiosity.

Also by HL Carpenter:

The SkyHorse. Fourteen year old Tovi thinks finding a flying horse is fabulous luck–until a mysterious stranger says finders aren’t always keepers.

Dream Stealer. Is stealing a dream better than losing your own?

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