"Timeskip" first appeared in Post Mortem, edited by Paul F. Olson and David B. Silva; St. Martin's Press, 1989. Copyright (c) 1989 by Charles de Lint.
Geordie and Samantha have a whirlwind romance. Every time it rains, Samantha continues to investigates her ghost. During a night out with Jilly, Samantha approaches the ghost and she and Geordie are pulled away from the present time. Jilly manages to call Geordie back, but she is unable to rescue Sam, who disappears along with the ghost. Weeks later, Geordie and Jilly go shopping at MooresAntiques? and Geordie finds Samantha in a photograph from the turn of the century.
Geordie doesn't get closure until Paperjack, in which he finally learns what became of Samantha Rey.