By Liz Carlyle
"From the grandeur of regency Mayfair to the darkish chance of London's East finish, Liz Carlyle sweeps you away with a strong tale of a love born opposed to all odds, as an honorable younger widow stands quickly opposed to the cynical rogue who turns out decided to eat her, middle and soul.
*A girl of advantage*
In the lonely months given that her husband's demise, Cecilia Lorimer has hidden her vacancy through devoting herself to a charity challenge for the unlucky ladies of London's slums. but if the rushing Lord Delacourt takes keep watch over, she feels an uncharacteristic urge to escape. simply six years previous, Delacourt had confirmed himself to be the immoral rake society known as him, approximately ruining her popularity within the cut price.
It's whispered that the womanizing Delacourt is useless, vindictive, and cruel. yet he's a guy who honors his wagers -- and one outcome lands him in his brother-in-law's godforsaken challenge, face-to-face with the lady who has lengthy haunted his desires. while treachery closes in, in simple terms he understands easy methods to protect Cecilia from the implications of her personal rules. Can a profligate knave convince a virtuous lady that he's valuable of her belief -- and her love?
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Was he correct in his assessment? Did she add to Walfort‟s burdens when she refused to partake in activities that he could no longer enjoy? Had he not indicated the same last night when he mentioned how she might lessen his sorrows? Now she was riding as though the very devil was on her heels. She could even hear him. She glanced back. Blast it! Ainsley was galloping toward her. She‟d thought he was going to return to the manor with Walfort, keep him company. She hated thinking of her husband alone.
Many a woman would not have retained her loyalty to her husband as Jayne had. She was extremely proud and noble. To give her what she wanted, he feared he might destroy her. In doing so, he could very well destroy himself. Finally reaching down, he snatched up his coat. Jayne‟s delicate scent wafted toward him, lingered to be enjoyed with another breath. He imagined her fragrance being held by his pillow. Like his brothers, he enjoyed women and all the wonders they offered. But with Jayne, he feared he risked something he‟d never risked before: his heart.
From the moment he ~ 64 ~ saw her standing in the entry hallway, so beautiful, so poised, he‟d known he should not approach her. Yet he‟d been unable to resist. He wanted to see her smile as he‟d not seen her smile since his arrival, as he suspected she‟d not smiled since the night he brought the news of the accident. But he‟d remembered her smile on the night before she married, when she danced with Walfort. Not a single star in the heavens could outshine her eyes. Tonight it had taken a while, but eventually she succumbed to the lure of the music and the motion of their bodies following where the rhythm led.