By Jo Beverley
Prudence Youlgrave is out to marry above her station and safe a contented lifestyles. Catesby Burgoyne is out to proceed his noble family's sturdy identify. while destiny pushes them jointly, they're married-but this inconvenient marriage of comfort speedy becomes whatever a lot more...
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Hera had sent her letter, her brother had repented of his carelessness, and she was now comfortably situated. He’d wanted to be her benefactor. Wanted her appreciation and gratitude. Now he wasn’t needed and had no excuse to linger. Perry would be worrying. Yet something in the woman’s face held him in place. ” The emphasis was clear guidance. “’Struth, no! ” His use of a name changed everything. The arms unfolded. “Begging yer pardon, sir, but who are you? ” Prudence. The name didn’t suit her at all.
He turned to her gratefully. ” Devil take it, tears swelled in her eyes. “My apologies. ” “No, it’s all right,” she said, and blew her nose with a black-edged handkerchief. “But please sit, Catesby. You’re so tall. Just like . ” “Malzard” hovered in the air. Artemis had always called her husband Malzard in public. He and Roe had been close in height, though Roe had always been less broad. In truth, he’d been thin despite a healthy appetite. Cate moved a chair and sat between them, perhaps hit hardest by Artemis’s deep, quiet grief.
I’m assured the waters are delightfully salubrious,” Cate said coolly. ” There was no hiding it. “Feeling amorous. Behold, Georgiana Rumford—in pink with blond lace, eighteen years old and only daughter of the very wealthy Mr. ” Georgiana stood in conversation with her mother and a number of other women, but she looked across at Cate and blushed. Though rather round and rosy, she was pretty enough. Unfortunate that Georgiana chose that moment to wiggle her fingers at Cate in a coy greeting, and even more so that she then turned to giggle with her companions.
An Unlikely Countess: A Novel of the Malloren World by Jo Beverley