EVERGREEN – A STORY OF TRUE LOVE
It’s the first day of Craig Sizemore’s senior year of high school, and all is normal until he meets his beautiful new English teacher, Ellen Wisely. Almost immediately they are attracted to each other, and almost immediately the rest of the class notices, including Karen Schultz one of the prettiest girls in the school. As the days pass, Craig and Ellen are drawn closer and closer until one morning Ellen places her hands on Craig’s shoulder when she asks him why he isn’t reading his assignment. He responds that he has already finished. She whispers into his ear and moves on, but Karen has noticed. At lunch that noon, she tells Craig that the whole school is talking about him and Ellen. Frank, Craig’s best friend, confirms what Karen has told him. Craig calls Karen that night and a romance follows with which Craig is happy until Karen’s old boyfriend shows up and forces a fight upon Frank. Beaten, he turns to Ellen for help, and before she can control herself, their love affair begins.
A LOVE TOO TRUE TO BE WRONG
Their affair continues until the school year is almost completed. Then they are revealed, and Ellen resigns her position, and Craig joins the army. But they are never truly parted. Their love continues for the rest of their lives. Were they right, were they wrong? That is for the reader to decide.