By Lorraine Heath
He was once the incorrect guy for the activity in each means yet one . . . Grayson Rhodes, the illegitimate son of a duke, heads to the United States to end up his worthy and earn his fortune. yet post-Civil conflict Texas turns out extra like hell than a land of chance, in particular while he unearths himself operating the cotton fields of no-nonsense Abbie Westland. Abbie, along with her fiery choice, is wildly diverse from the delicate beauties Grayson knew at domestic . . . yet there's a smooth craving he can see slightly under her tricky external. Abbie works her arms to the bone day-in and day-out, and he or she wishes the aid of a couple of stable farmhands. although skeptical of the polished Englishman whilst he arrives, she quickly discovers a guy with a unravel to be triumphant that fits her personal. because the lengthy, scorching days flip to heated, passionate nights, they dare to dream of a destiny together.
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It would be tedious, but far better than bumping into Lord Carne on the doorstep! What was she going to do, though, if he intended more than a brief visit to his London house? She rubbed her hands over her face. She should have known her mad behavior would lead to disaster. At the thought of what might have been, she shuddered. If that glass hadn’t been to hand, she might have been ruined beyond all repair! To a young lady raised in the country, known by all and well-guarded, it scarce seemed credible that a chance encounter—no matter how peculiar—could have ruined her life, but it was so.
I declare I have not had a moment’s rest! ” If Maria was poorly rested, it had not affected her looks. She, like Dulcinea, was a pale blond beauty with pearly skin and a slender, elegant figure. Lady Featherstone fussed over her, commiserating on her sensitive nature and plying her with tea. Sir Jeffrey grinned at Anna. “Well, what plans for today, Pippin? Let me guess. ” Anna grinned back as she helped herself to eggs. “Most certainly. ” Since Sir Jeffrey was a Member of Parliament, he knew London quite well and obligingly wrote out a list of the best book suppliers while his wife and older daughter planned their assault on modistes and haberdashers.
Not under her own name, of course. Mrs. Jamison, that was the name she used, even when she were a single lady … All right, Maggie, stop gawking and add those bones … ! She was a lovely lady, miss, very like your sister. Lord Delabury would have done anything for her, so when she wanted that room he had it made. ” A Dulcinea, in other words. No wonder Mrs. Jamison’s heroines were always of that type. But then why the doorway into the other house? Lady Delabury had her Roland. Perhaps. Perhaps the poor lady had been married to Count Nacre and had dreamed of escape.