By Julia London
Kate Bergeron is the attractive and mysterious former mistress of a material merchant...and the newest good looks to catch the curiosity of the Prince of Wales. Mired in a disastrous divorce, the Prince makes an attempt to distract cognizance from his subsequent amorous pursuit via ordering Grayson Christopher, the eligible Duke of Darlington, to faux to London society that he is having an affair with Kate. whilst Grayson reluctantly has the same opinion to his Prince's call for, he unearths the woman not more keen than he's. Kate will grudgingly act the half in public, yet her favors will not be on the market to any guy. As Grayson and Kate mimic ardor for the area to work out, they locate what all started as a deception turning into all too genuine. And whilst ardour flames into love, their problem turns into severe. For whereas marriage among a duke and a courtesan may well by no means occur, Kate is aware in her center that she is prepared to simply accept not anything less....
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Extra info for A Courtesan's Scandal (Scandalous 3)
Perhaps. But he could not imagine sitting every day for the rest of his life across the table from a woman he did not love. “I pray he never finds a suitable match, for then you will set your matchmaking sights on me,” Merrick said. “Ouch,” he said when Frederick, in a fit of laughter, crashed into his leg. Prudence scoffed as Merrick righted the boy and sent him back to Grayson, who was now on the floor on all fours, pretending to be a beast. “We have Harry, as well, Merrick,” Prudence said, speaking of Grayson’s other brother.
Kate had felt quite elegant in the gown Benoit had commissioned for her to wear. The lady of that great mansion, whose business Benoit sought, was equally enamored of the gown. But she was not enamored of Kate. She had viewed the gown with a keen eye, asked Benoit into her private sitting room, and then instructed a footman to stand by while Kate waited in the foyer. “Keep an eye open, Jones. I’ll not have anything go missing,” she’d said. ” Benoit had sighed when Kate complained of the slight.
When he stepped in behind her, he discovered in an awkward moment that she’d seated herself on the bench facing backward. Ladies usually rode facing forward. ” Grayson asked, half in, half out of the coach. ” She smiled. Grayson slowly entered the carriage and settled onto the bench across from her.