Joannie and David are both widows with adult children whose friendships have brought the pair together. Terror reins as someone evil from Joannie's past shows up to stalk, harass, and attempt to kill her. Even though the couple has already grown close, gotten engaged, they both come to realize just how deep their love for each other has grown. In the end, the evil man is captured, and the twosome are able to enjoy a wedding and a first grandchild. Glennis and her dog, Peggy Sue, still live in central Illinois. She still enjoys retirement. After losing her oldest brother and two of her sister-in-laws within months of each other, she spent some time wandering around like a little lost puppy. Now she's back to pounding the keyboard daily...no matter how much the house needs cleaned And she finally got to do a little traveling.