wanted was to serve his countryâ€”with his fatherâ€™s blessing.
Although the elder Dexter has yet to make his peace with his sonâ€™s
decision, Jason has no regrets. Still, he has mixed feelings about
returning to his upstate New York town. But his perspective changes
at a friendâ€™s wedding, where he meets a lovely, gifted musician.
Now Jason has a new mission: to get to know Aria Greco better.
Aria dreams of becoming a concert pianist. Meeting the handsome
soldier transforms both their lives. But Ariaâ€™s ambition, Jasonâ€™s
unresolved family conflicts, and jealousy over rivals on both sides
soon threatens their blossoming relationship. As Jason prepares for a
dangerous deployment, will the mounting tensions tear them apart, or
is their loveâ€”and the faith they shareâ€”powerful enough to heal
the past and embrace the future?
Bronx, New York. Her father, a first-generation American whose
parents were born in Italy, was an Army veteran who had served with
the 178th combat engineers during WWII. He told numerous stories of
battles, hardships, tragedies and triumphs. The glimpses he gave into
the hearts of many American warriors would later become the
inspiration for much of Ireneâ€™s writings.
school, Irene met James Onorato, a soldier who had just returned from
Vietnam. After dating two weeks, they married, raised three children,
and are still happily married today.
technicians, retired from the nuclear power industry in 2014 and now
reside in Louisiana. Readers can visit Ireneâ€™s website at
ireneonorato.com, and find her on Facebook.
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