By Stephanie Laurens
“Stephanie Laurens' heroines are magnificent tributes to Georgette Heyer: feisty and strong.” - Cathy Kelly
omit Dorothea Darent has no goal of ever getting married, not at all to a rogue reminiscent of the Marquis of Hazelmere. A disreputable scoundrel, he's captivated after they meet by accident and is decided to win her middle, even whereas she's busy stunning the remainder of London society. Now Dorothea has a call to make: keep on with her plan to stay a decent spinster, or run into the fingers of her speeding stranger…
Read the first actual novel by way of number 1 New York Times bestselling writer Stephanie Laurens.
A regency old romance set in London, England.
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Oh. ' 'So what are we going to do? ' requested Fanshawe. Hazelmere grinned. "The challenge isn't insurmountable. ' Glancing at girl Merion's fearful face, he further with a grin, 'It's a pity your creative elder granddaughter isn't really right here to assist, yet i believe i will contrive an appropriate story. Ring for Mellow, Ferdie. ' Hazelmere requested for his groom to be summoned from Hazelmere apartment. whereas they waited he used to be silent, a wierd smile touching the corners of his mouth. At one element he roused himself to invite even if Dorothea had long gone by myself.
Hannah, the landlord's daughter. ' Betsy opened the door to bare a stout damsel with a mob-cap perched above a comely face. 'My mum can have the dinner prepared almost immediately, yet she used to be eager to understand for those who wanted the rest, ma'am? ' Hannah hefted the sisters' baggage into the room and stood taking a look enquiringly at Dorothea. 'Why, convinced! we want a few hot water, and will a truckle-bed be submit in right here for our maid? i might particularly she spent the evening with us. ' the lady nodded. 'I'll be again in shakes, ma'am.
Mountain climbing to the box-seat of his curricle, he nodded a dismissal to Jim Hitchin, including, 'Be able to go away for Hazelmere whilst I go back. ' He tooled the curricle round to the opposite facet of the sq. and pulled up outdoors Merion condo. Tossing the reins to an urchin, he strode up the stairs to the door. He used to be admitted by way of Mellow. 'Is her ladyship in, Mellow? ' 'I remorse to assert, her ladyship is shortly unavailable, my lord. ' Hazelmere frowned. 'In that case, probably you are going to enquire even if pass over Darent can spare me a couple of minutes?
She spent a few mins attempting to resolve the riddle, ultimately determining that he needs to suggest to do anything that might incense her elder daughters. What it may be she had no proposal yet, as she became to Sally Jersey sitting beside her, she stumbled on she used to be no longer by myself in suspecting her son of being as much as anything. 'Anthea, what on the earth is that boy of yours as much as? He and Tony Fanshawe are behaving very coolly. ' 'I've relatively no proposal, Sally. you want to recognize moms are constantly the final to be informed something. yet i have to say,' she went on, 'I do imagine you are correct.
What in the world was once the problem now? a sleek of silk skirts heralded girl Hazelmere's process. the 2 ladies had develop into company neighbors. With a grin her ladyship settled herself at the stone bench beside her quickly to be daughter-in-law, and, as used to be her behavior, took the bull by means of the horns. 'What's the problem? ' utilized by now to her methods, Dorothea grimaced. 'It's not anything, particularly. ' girl Hazelmere's clever eyes studied the more youthful girl. Then she made an informed wager. 'Hasn't Marc slept with you but? ' Dorothea blushed rosily.