By Liz Carlyle
"From the grandeur of regency Mayfair to the darkish possibility of London's East finish, Liz Carlyle sweeps you away with a strong tale of a love born opposed to all odds, as an honorable younger widow stands quick opposed to the cynical rogue who turns out decided to eat her, center and soul.
*A lady of advantage*
In the lonely months on the grounds that her husband's demise, Cecilia Lorimer has hidden her vacancy through devoting herself to a charity venture for the unlucky girls of London's slums. but if the speeding Lord Delacourt takes keep an eye on, she feels an uncharacteristic urge to escape. simply six years past, Delacourt had confirmed himself to be the immoral rake society referred to as him, approximately ruining her popularity within the discount.
It's whispered that the womanizing Delacourt is useless, vindictive, and cruel. yet he's a guy who honors his wagers -- and one consequence lands him in his brother-in-law's godforsaken venture, face-to-face with the girl who has lengthy haunted his goals. while treachery closes in, simply he understands find out how to protect Cecilia from the implications of her personal rules. Can a profligate knave convince a virtuous lady that he's necessary of her belief -- and her love?
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A footman with a tray of filled goblets went past, and Peregrine deftly captured one. A sip identified a fine French champagne, chosen to go with the mounds of fresh strawberries featured on the refreshment tables. He stopped and sampled a berry, discovering that champagne complemented the flavor perfectly. These English aristocrats knew how to live well, even if it was an artificial little world they inhabited. Numerous oblique glances followed his leisurely progress, but most guests were too well-bred to stare openly.
I can't wait to see the next chapter. " "You always say that," Ross said affectionately. " Sara would never see the sights her cousin had, but his letters and journals had been the bright spots during her dark years. In fact, she had been the one who first suggested that he write about his travels. His first two books had become classic accounts of remote parts of the world, and the book he was working on now should be equally successful. " Sara wrinkled her delicate aristocratic nose. "Charles Weldon is coming to receive my official acceptance of his offer.
Immediately he released her, his breathing uneven. "I'm sorry, Sara," he said apologetically. "For a moment I forgot myself. I did not mean to offend your innocence. " There was a hungry, possessive look in his eyes as he cupped her cheek with one hand. Once more Sara felt a faint thread of alarm. Once more, she suppressed it. Chapter 2 Peregrine turned in a slow circle, scanning the drawing room of his newly acquired suite in the Clarendon Hotel. It was a rather overpowering example of European luxury, replete with gilt furniture, heavy moldings, and mediocre paintings of landscapes and dying animals.