Twelve days of Christmas by crm

Twelve chapters, twelve characters, 100 words each, all set during the Christmas between Exploits and Lintons.

Categories: Ste Therese's House Characters: Con Stewart, Eustacia Benson, Gillian Linton, Grizel Cochrane, Jem Russell, Jo (Bettany) Maynard, Joyce Linton, Madge (Bettany) Russell, Margot Venables, Minor character(s), Nell Wilson, Robin Humphries, Thekla von Stift
School Period: Tyrol
School Name: Chalet School
Genre: Domestic, Family, Friendship, Romance, Seasonal, Slash
Series: None
Chapters: 12 Completed: Yes Word count: 1200 Read: 20519 Published: 02 Dec 2014 Updated: 24 Dec 2014
Madge Russell by crm

Even now, the extraordinary beauty of white Tyrolean winter takes her breath away.

She rests her hand absently on her middle, warm and rich with possibilities, inward secrets down the ages: how little, really, has changed since that very first Christmas.

Watching the falling snow through her window, she thinks of the cosy household beyond this room: her loving husband; her darling son; fast-growing Jo; and all the other welcome and beloved members of this family she has founded on the banks of the Tiernsee.

"Ready, darling?" A voice from the doorway.

Madge nods, smiles. "Aren't we so lucky, Jem?"

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