By Susan McCorkindale
It's been 4 years given that Susan's husband dragged her kicking and screaming from their cozy, sizeable urban East Coast lifestyles to a farm in Virginia livestock kingdom. Susan's adjusting as most sensible she will be able to, which isn't effortless contemplating she's been identified to put on Manolos in manure. She'll by no means be a true farm woman, yet as readers will see from her facet- splitting confessions, she's faking it simply advantageous.
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