A Well Pleasured Lady (Fairchild Family, Book 1) by Christina Dodd

By Christina Dodd

Unique ebook: 1997

Prim, undeniable, desperately virtuous woman Mary Fairchild stared on the seductive gentleman and questioned -- did he take note the weather of the evening they met? without doubt now not. within the ten years in view that, she had deserted her younger impetuousness and remodeled herself right into a housekeeper -- disguising her good looks underneath a servant's dour garments decided to overcome the passions of the past.

But Sebastian Durant, Viscount Whitfield, did realize her as a Fairchild, considered one of his family's sour enemies. while he demanded her aid improving a stolen diary, she dared no longer refuse him. while he proposed they masquerade as a betrothed couple, loyalty pressured her to agree. And while the restraint among them shattered and enjoyment turned an obsession, Mary needed to belief a strong guy who may ship her to the gallows ... or love her via eternity.

 

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Her companion questioned. “Yes. He will understand that it’s the same amount of time he kept me waiting when I was at his house and in far less generous surroundings. ” Four My Dearest Grandson Alexander, After having met and known many men during my long life, I can attest to what Lord Chesterfield says here: “A man of pleasure, though not always so scrupulous as he should be, and as one day he will wish he had been, refines at least his pleasures by taste, accompanies them with decency, and enjoys them with dignity.

Not until her will was read, and they were left to you. Why do you ask? ” Race quickly shook his head. ” “I’m sure one of her four husbands must have given them to her,” Morgan offered. ” “That’s very likely, too. ” “Maybe Gibby will know for sure,” Morgan suggested. ” 32 Amelia Grey “I hope I made it clear that I didn’t want to hear from them again,” Race said firmly. ” Race shrugged. “It crossed my mind, and I questioned her about that. She denies any knowledge of them. ” Morgan seemed to study over their conversation thoughtfully.

5 Race watched the duchess walk out of the music room in a swish of green skirts. ” She had enough courage to back any man, including himself, into a corner and make him happy she’d put him there. When had he ever been so intrigued, so fascinated by a woman? How long had it been since he’d been instantly attracted to a woman, as he was to the duchess? He didn’t even know her name, but he knew he wanted to know more about her. He wanted to see her again, and she knew it. Was that why she was being so evasive?

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