'Fourth rejection...hmm!' murmured Eli as she folded the letter from the employer she had interviewed with last. It wasn't fair Eli knew it but what could she do? She needed a job, a good job, for she had a toddler to take care of. After her separation with Tod life had been all about making ends meet, day after day, everyday! 'I can't give up!' she reminded herself. The divorce and rejections had made her bitter. 'How much can a person take?' she often thought. But one look at her baby and she felt her heart begin to heal.