By Mary Balogh
Meet the Bedwyns—six brothers and sisters—men and ladies of ardour and privilege, bold and sensuality.
Enter their excellent international of excessive society and breathtaking seduction…where each one will search love, struggle temptation, and court docket scandal…and the place Morgan Bedwyn, the willful youngest daughter, discovers that real love is a temptation no girl can—or should—resist.
Young. Ravishing. Exquisitely marriageable. From the instant he spies girl Morgan Bedwyn around the glittering ballroom, Gervase Ashford, Earl of Rosthorn, understands he has stumbled on the right tool of his revenge. yet wedlock isn't at the brain of the continent’s such a lot infamous rake. neither is it of curiosity to the fiercely autonomous girl Morgan herself…until one evening of stunning intimacy erupts in a scandal which could make Gervase’s vengeance all of the sweeter. there's just one factor status in his manner: Morgan, who has accomplished the impossible—she’s melted his coolly guarded center. For Gervase, purely the wedding mattress will do, yet Morgan easily wouldn't have him. hence starts off a hot courtship the place cautious hearts are approximately to be undone through the main scandalous ardour of all: wonderful, all-consuming love.
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Rosamond clasped her palms to her bosom. “And your son as well,” Lord Rosthorn extra, “and the other officer of the existence Guards you'll want integrated within the invitation. ” “That is intensely civil of you, Lord Rosthorn,” woman Caddick stated. “We will be extremely joyful to wait, may we now not, Caddick? ” Lord Caddick grunted. “Splendid! ” the earl responded. “I shall do myself the consideration of calling upon you in Brussels once i will offer you extra particular info, then, ma’am. ” He didn't linger. He became his horse and maneuvered it throughout the crowd back to rejoin his pal a quick distance away. yet sooner than doing so he appeared absolutely at Morgan, made her a well mannered bow, and favorite her with that half-smile back, as though they shared a few a laugh mystery. She part anticipated him to name her chérie. “Well! ” she stated crossly to nobody particularly. She felt significantly ruffled. How dared he? He had no longer addressed a unmarried observe to her. He had scarcely even checked out her as soon as he used to be shut. And but she were given the specified effect that they have been all invited to his picnic due to her. What was once he as much as? She may dearly have enjoyed the chance to think about his invitation, twirling her parasol nonchalantly as she did so, after which to refuse it really publicly and pretty with no providing any excuse. easily no. as an alternative, she had needed to take a seat in silence and pay attention, like a baby whose needs should not consulted. it can serve him correct if he particularly was once making plans his picnic for her sake and she or he did not attend. His French accessory were relatively seen through the brief dialog. yet he was once British, used to be he no longer? Did he count on her to discover his accessory impossible to resist simply because French—or English spoken with a French accent—was stated to be the language of affection? A rake may perhaps a minimum of be extra sophisticated in his technique. in fact, she notion, pitting her wits opposed to these of a rake may absolutely brighten up her days somewhat—her days rather had develop into really tedious. And the assumption of a picnic through moonlight within the woodland of Soignés had sure attraction. “Who does that fellow imagine he's? ” Lord Gordon requested, his voice annoyed, one in all his arms tapping out a quick tattoo at the door of the barouche. “He expects us all to be inspired via his name although he has now not set foot in England for years yet has as a substitute been relocating round the Continent buying an unsavory acceptance. i will think it too. He muscled his manner in on the Cameron ball evenings in the past and took the 1st waltz with girl Morgan, which I had decided can be mine. ” “I had promised the set to not anyone, Captain,” Morgan reminded him sharply whereas Rosamond grew to become to speak excitedly to significant Franks and the opposite officials buzzed between themselves and woman Caddick was once making a few comment to her husband. “It might were wrong to bop with you back so quickly after the hole set. The Earl of Rosthorn was once correctly offered to me and requested officially for a suite of dances, a request that I granted. ” “I beg your pardon,” he stated swiftly.