By Lisette Mabel Heron Campbell

the tale of a tender married couple unemployed within the mid 1930's - who took up farming, first at the Copeland Island after which within the County Down Ards. of the way they misplaced funds and located happiness; of pigs and infants, evacuees, refugees, developers, plumbers, editors, landgirls, Irish Moilies, Civil Defence staff; of the way they have been by no means loose from fear and but present in farming the main deeply pleasant existence the fashionable global can supply. All this and extra, Mabel Campbell tells with zest, in a narrative masking ten years of labor, humour and quiet experience. The Portadown information wrote "It is an exciting narrative, choked with braveness and resolution, which inspires admiration and compliment and in it unhappiness, humour and laughter intermingle. it isn't in basic terms the checklist of 2 people's efforts to conflict with nature; the neighbours are there in great quantity or even the canines and cattle one unearths on a farm are given their rightful position in a piece of this nature. The readers recognition is gripped from the outset." R. H. from Cincinati (USA) acknowledged "I completely enjoyed this publication. it truly is such an old gem - and we predict existence is difficult now! i actually precious analyzing it." P.H. from Belfast (N.I.) stated "The factor that truly involved me is the very fact they it appears combined with Roman Catholics in way of life - unprecedented in our sphere of residing in Belfast."

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