Poor Banished Children Kindle Ï Poor Banished Kindle
- 265 pages
- Poor Banished Children
- Fiorella De Maria
- 08 March 2015 Fiorella De Maria
[BOOKS] ⚣ Poor Banished Children ⚡ Fiorella De Maria – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk An explosion is heard off the coast of sixteenth century England and a woman washes up on the shore She is barely alive and does not speak English but she asks for a priest in Latin She has a confessi An explosion is heard off the coast of sixteenth century England and a woman washes up on the shore She is barely alive and does not speak English but she asks for a priest in Latin She has a confession to make and a story to tell but who is she Poor Banished Kindle - and where has she come fromCast out of her superstitious Maltese family Warda turns to begging and stealing until she is fostered by an understanding Catholic priest who teaches her the art of healing Her willful nature and hard earned independence make her unfit for marriage and so the good priest sends Warda to serve an anchorite in the hope that his protege will discern a religious vocationSuch a calling Warda never has the opportunity to hear Barbary pirates raid her village capture her and sell her into slavery in Muslim North Africa In the merciless land of Warda's captivity her wits nerve and self respect are daily put to the test as she struggles to survive without submitting to total and permanent enslavement Slowly worn down by the brutality of her circumstances she comes to believe that God has abandoned her and falls into despair hatred and a pattern of behavior which ironically mirrors that of her mastersPoor Banished Children is the tale of one woman's relentless search for freedom and redemption The historical novel raises uncomfortable uestions about the nature of courage free will and ultimately salvation.