By Jim Dobbs
The woman crouching at the back of the towering stacks of baled hay within the darkness of the large barn used to be afraid. worry tightened her throat, stuffed her mouth with the style of soiled brass. yet no longer even the phobia used to be as robust because the hope and pleasure which had introduced her the following, the place she waited for a man— one whom her uncle may definitely kill, if he stuck him along with her. center pounding with impatience, physique choked with an odd and scrumptious hearth, Sue Stevens leaned opposed to the hay, brooding about if the guy would truly come.
From a mile away, within the west pasture, the sounds of bulldozers and different heavy equipment have been a far off growling that by no means ceased. They have been gouging out the hot street that might go the Stevens land. Sue close her eyes, imagining that enormous, sun-bronzed, muscular determine atop the big yellow bulldozer. He was once slamming every thing out of his direction with remorseless energy. He used to be good-looking, and extra thoroughly male than any guy she had ever visible prior to. His identify was once Ray Stone.
Just the idea of him tautened her breasts, that have been as huge and rounded as ripened grapefruit, and despatched their nipples pushing on the textile of her affordable cotton dress.
At seventeen, Sue Stevens used to be in uprising opposed to her uncle. A dour, hard-working guy in his early fifties, he had taken her in after her father's loss of life 5 years prior to.
He had despatched her to varsity, fed her, and offered her with adequate garments to hide her nakedness, and less. In go back, he demanded that she do a man's proportion of the grueling paintings important on a farm. What spare time she had left he had insisted that she dedicate to his joyless faith. In her lifestyles there have been no boys, no events, no makeup, no lovely clothes. She'd submit with this fashion of lifestyles so long as she may possibly, yet now her physique demanded anything extra.
This was once the explanation she used to be ready within the hay.