By Eloisa James
Unique ebook: 2004
It is whispered at the back of the enthusiasts of London's dowagers and within the corners of stylish ballrooms that scandal follows willfully wild woman Beatrix Lennox anywhere she goes.
Three years prior to, the debutante created a sensation through being present in a rather compromising place. Now, the ton has branded her as unmarriageable, her kin has known as her a vixen, and Beatrix sees no cause to not cross after what -- and who -- she wishes.
And she desires Stephen Fairfax-Lacy, the good-looking Earl of Spade. Beatrix, along with her brazen feedback and irresistibly sensuous attract, couldn't be extra diverse from the earl's excellent destiny bride. but Beatrix brings out a wildness within the earl he has attempted to disclaim a long way too lengthy. nonetheless, he's no longer approximately to play love's online game through girl Beatrix's ideas. She can be utilized to being on most sensible in affairs of the guts, yet that would quickly switch.
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Caroline at least had possibilities. Thank heaven she wasn’t a talker like her mother. “Good day. Miss Hanscombe,” he said smoothly as he rose and made his bow. “The morning air suits you admirably. ” Caroline blushed and looked at the carpet. “It would be a great pleasure, my lord, but... ” “Oh, that is quite all, right, Caro,” Gina said helpfully. “We can go tomorrow. ” She cast a roguish look in Lord Radford’s direction. ” “Indeed, Caroline, it was very bad of you to keep his lordship waiting,” said her stepmother sternly.
She must be passably good-looking—no sour-faced antidotes since I shall have to see her in the daylight sometimes. ” “Right, no Beauties. Is there anything else you particularly want? Think carefully,” George warned. ” Radford shrugged. “Any well-brought-up, docile maiden of average looks will do. ” A bottle of wine later, he had more than a dozen names ready for the drawing. “Here you are, Jason, a careful selection of the most eligible young ladies the polite world can offer. ” Mr. Fitzwilliam dropped the slips of paper in a bowl, first dumping the nuts it contained on the table, then swirled the bowl ceremoniously and held it well above his head.
She and your father were childhood playmates and sweethearts, but both sets of parents objected to the match since neither of them had a fortune. Julius fought and killed Barford. His father disowned him over the scandal—they’d never got on well. After that, it was not surprising your parents preferred the Continent. ’ Your grandfather was the fifth Earl of Wargrave. ” A heavy silence hung in the dusty office. A nearby church bell could be heard striking the noon hour. Richard felt a chaotic whirl of emotions, but the predominant one was anger.