Two years before he laid eyes on her, Micheal Shea believed he knew exactly how Kirstina's marriage had been arranged. She had been then only fourteen, but she had a dowry of ten thousand kroner, which could be translated into American money at roughly five thousand dollars.
The man named Aage Nordrupp was a well-to-do innkeeper from Boston. He took passage on the ship commanded by Michael's uncle with the intention of revisiting his village in North Jutland to pick himself out a wife.
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