By Stephanie Laurens
Unique ebook: 1997
Antonia Mannering refused to develop into an outdated maid!
She used to be a tender lady with plans, and Lord Philip Ruthven performed a wide half in them. notwithstanding the youth acquaintances had no longer noticeable each other in years, she was once completely conscious that Philip had no loss of lady companionship. yet he had by no means married, and it used to be excessive time he did. If she may well end up to him that she was once able to operating his domestic and wouldn't shame him in society, Antonia used to be convinced he may suggest a comfy association. yet by no means had she anticipated that their hearts may by some means locate their approach into the bargain!
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Unique ebook: 1996
Jack Lester has to discover a bride. ..
But the place can he locate the right lady? She needs to be appealing, variety, a superb conversationalist. .. and most crucial, she has to just accept him as he's: devilishly good-looking, captivating and, so far as an individual is familiar with, terrible as a church mouse! If London society discovers his hidden wealth, he'll by no means locate the correct wife.
Jack's middle races whilst he first lays eyes on Sophie Winterton. She is every little thing he desires--and more--but he's stuck in his personal capture. Believing that Jack must marry into wealth, Sophie rejects all his advances, convinced he could by no means marry a terrible woman like her. As they play out a online game of cat and mouse, can Jack persuade her that she is the lady he wants--and that he's the husband she merits?
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His eyes narrowed as he moved to stand beside the bed, looking down at her broodingly. " She ducked her head so that the cloud of dark hair hid her face from him. "I didn't know what it meant," she admitted miserably. "I'm not trying to embarrass you, little innocent," he said gently. "I'm not trying to seduce you, either, but I'm not immune to you. Maggie, you're not the kind of woman a man uses. You were meant for a white wedding and children—and those things have no place in my life. " She nodded.
Clint! Her eyes closed miserably. This time, she'd have to leave him behind for good. No more trips to the ranch, ever, not even for a few days in the summer, and Emma wouldn't understand and neither would Janna. There'd have to be a very good excuse by then. Maybe if she had an overseas job... "You'll have premature wrinkles if you keep scowling like that," Clint remarked from the doorway. She spared him a quick glance, noting that he was dressed in a neat gray business suit instead of his jeans, and his dark head was bare.
She didn't have a choice anymore. Surprisingly, almost as if Janna could read her mind, she called that night after supper. " Janna asked, and Maggie could almost see the grin on her friend's face. " she asked. " "Oh," she sighed. " Maggie burst out. “But he's inHong Kong ... " "Hong Kong! " Puzzle pieces whirled around in her mind. " "My sweet brother threatened to break his arms if he came back down there while you were in residence," Janna said triumphantly. There was a long, static silence while Maggie tried to fit the puzzle pieces together into something that made sense.
A Comfortable Wife (Regencies, Book 8; Lester Family Saga, Book 4) by Stephanie Laurens