By Stephanie Laurens
Unique ebook: 2003
The Season has but to start, and Bastion membership member Anthony Blake, Viscount Torrington, is already a goal for each matchmaking mama in London. yet there's just one girl who sparks his interest...
Desperate and penniless, yet decided, Alicia will make a astounding fit for her ravishing more youthful sister! Masquerading because the widowed "Mrs. Carrington"—the excellent society chaperone—Alicia intends to boldly release her sibling into the ton. yet one moonlit evening walk could turn out her undoing whilst it ends up in an accusation of murder.
Every intuition Tony Blake possesses tells him that Alicia—the beautiful, distraught good looks he discovers status over a lifeless physique in his godmother's garden—is blameless of great wrongdoing. His connections will enable him to take regulate of the investigation,, his social prominence will surely offer her public support.
But it's greater than honor by myself that compels Tony to guard his amazing, imperiled beauty—and he'll do every little thing in his seductive strength to make Alicia his.
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Cassie laced her hands together before her. She could not stay here for—Lord, she could not complete the thought, even to herself! Even Black Jack’s threats could not make her do…that! Her mind churned frantically. She had no recourse but to appeal to the earl’s reason and hope he was an honorable man. There was an unfamiliar dryness in her throat. “Sir, ’tis plain you have no liking for me. Indeed, I think you would not be here now were it not for Black Jack—” “On the contrary, I am precisely where I wish to be.
Desirable though she was, there were too many other willing women in the world to trouble himself with one who wanted no part of him. But by God, the wench was a maddening little piece, and he would have none of it. “A kiss,” he said suddenly. ” Her eyes flew open; his were hard as coal, glittering with a strange heat. Cassie went hot inside, then icy cold. His mouth, beautifully shaped though it was, was set in a thin, cruel line. There was no softness in him, none at all. Strong hands shackled her about the wrists.
Though I cannot be sure…” “Nell said your mother deserted you when you were just a child. ” Her eyes, trained on his face, were huge. Wordlessly, she shook her head. “What if I told you I could rescue you? Save you from this wretched drudgery? ” She blinked. ” “All the way across the sea—to England. Perhaps to Paris someday. ” He traced the back of his knuckle along the hollow of her throat. “I could give you jewels. Furs. How long since you’ve had a new dress, Yank? ” Cassie shook her head slightly as if to clear it.