By Jennifer Wilde
Jennifer Wilde’s dazzlingly passionate, fantastically witty manhattan Times–bestselling novel a few schoolmaster’s daughter who turns into the toast of past due eighteenth-century London and the lady outstanding brothers vie to possess
Angela Howard, the lively daughter of a village schoolmaster, won't ever disregard her first provocative glimpse of Lord Clinton Meredith, the attractive, golden inheritor to wonderful Greystone corridor. however it is Clinton’s illegitimate brother, Hugh Bradford, who claims Angie’s innocence—and her center. They proportion one excellent evening sooner than violence and tragedy separate them. Her center shattered, Angie strikes to London, the place she meets the mercurial, sensual playwright James Lambert . . . and a portrait painter named Gainsborough vows to show her right into a legend.
But over the years of popularity and glory and wealth and luck past her wildest goals, Angie is haunted via the fellow she enjoyed and lost—a guy who won’t leisure until eventually she is his back.
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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.