By Sabrina Jeffries
After London seasons—and a ranking of resoundingly uninteresting society suitors—Juliet Laverick reveals herself eager for one guy: Morgan Pryce, the speeding scoundrel who abducted her years in the past. yet her choice to carry the rogue to justice hasn't waned—until Morgan's dual brother, Sebastian, arrives with a few stunning information: Juliet's mysterious paramour has disappeared.
Sebastian, Lord Templemore, dares now not inform Juliet the reality: he's the guy she seeks—it is his kiss she yearns for. Confessing to the kidnapping might deliver devastating scandal upon them either. yet how can he convince her to forsake her committed pursuit of her dream lover, whilst all he goals of is conserving her in his fingers again?
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Yet I do like operating with my palms. It soothes me. ” And took her brain off Morgan. Drat all of it, there he went back, intruding in her innovations. They grew to become off the most highway onto a smoother one. “Apparently, we’ve reached Charnwood property. ” Griff frowned. “I don’t see a home wherever shut; it has to be better than I’d discovered. It’s tricky to procure exact details on a guy who buries himself within the nation and not comes into society. ” As they trundled alongside mile after mile, Juliet’s middle sank. undesirable sufficient that the baron had the consideration of his friends. needs to he personal part the land within the shire besides? This didn’t bode good for forcing him into revealing whatever approximately his ward. “There’s lots of room right here to conceal Morgan,” Griff remarked. “Plenty of room to conceal him and lots of wealth to feed him, dress him, and preserve him hot for a decade,” Juliet grumbled. “I notion you acknowledged Lord Templemore’s father ran the property into the floor. ” “That’s what I’d heard. it seems that a person resurrected it. notwithstanding it should have taken a fortune. ” a sarcasm, to make certain. Thick stands of pine and oak stood sentinel to the busy efforts of workmen spreading compass on ice-crusted fields. old fashioned, immaculately stored dairy constructions gave option to neat, half-timbered tenant cottages. Why, the fellow most likely had his personal tannery and smithy and goodness knew what else. “Consorting with smugglers and buying fortunes pass hand in hand,” Rosalind quipped. “Since Morgan used to be hooked up to these smugglers one way or the other, possibly Templemore is, too. He may need come by means of his wealth an analogous method you probably did initially, darling—by dealing in smugglers’ items. ” “Very amusing,” Griff muttered. “But if he did, why hadn’t any of the smugglers puzzled through the runner ever heard of him? they just knew Morgan, and a few of them didn’t even understand him. If Morgan used to be ever a smuggler himself, he wasn’t one for lengthy. ” quickly they begun an ascent up a low, wooded hill. once they shot out of the tree-bordered street onto a protracted, forbidding force, Juliet tensed. Worse and worse. Charnwood’s grounds have been ten instances grander than Swan Park’s. The coldly dependent lawns appeared to stretch on perpetually underneath the wintry grey skies. The formal gardens have been tediously appealing, with gravel paths and dainty bridges knitting jointly newly grew to become flower beds and artifical ponds. there has been a powerful knot backyard and hedge maze, too, simply to emphasize that the baron was once a guy of final result. as though Charnwood corridor wasn’t sufficient to turn out that. My oh my oh my. just a lifeless lady may perhaps stay unimpressed through the sprawling historic edifice of claret-hued brick. in comparison to this stately matron, Swan Park used to be an upstart at her popping out. Charnwood was once the type of eclectic nice apartment Juliet had fallen in love with on journeys to deal with events. items have been further right here and there—a Jacobean wing caught onto the Elizabethan middle on one finish, a Palladian orangery at the different. Dutch gables gilded the somber brick, and ornate cupolas perched atop the clifflike towers at each one nook of the center.