She laughed softly, “I’m more than just a pretty face, and a bit past the wanting a husband and babies stage. I figure if I’m very frugal I can save enough to be on my way to California by maybe this winter.”
“So, you’re one of those newfangled women?”
Eddy sensed his stock sinking within her. “Both my parents worked to provide for our family. Many of the women I know worked, so if that makes us all newfangled, I suppose we are.”
Let's hear it for the newfangled women!