By Tessa Dare
"Tessa Dare spins a witty, wanton story of ardour and conquest, as a reformer and a rake locate unforeseen love. just one factor might persuade Sir Tobias Aldridge, an incorrigible libertine, to profess timeless constancy to a lady he's simply met. Revenge. What higher method to come again at an enemy than by means of stealing the scoundrel's sister? no longer that Toby unearths it a chore, seducing a beguiling, sultry attractiveness freshly arrived from the West Indies. whilst the prize is Isabel Grayson, vengeance is doubly worthwhile. Isabel is decided to marry a filthy rich, strong lord and develop into a girl of impression, utilizing her rank and fortune to struggle social injustice. Sir Toby, along with his paltry name and notorious recognition, is flawed husband materialbut he makes her blood race, her center pound, and her long-buried passions come to the outside. If she will reform the fascinating satan, she'll get precisely what she craves: society's admire. yet it's a deadly gamble. For if Toby wins this conflict of persuasion, Isabel may perhaps lose her heart.
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From the moment he ~ 64 ~ saw her standing in the entry hallway, so beautiful, so poised, he‟d known he should not approach her. Yet he‟d been unable to resist. He wanted to see her smile as he‟d not seen her smile since his arrival, as he suspected she‟d not smiled since the night he brought the news of the accident. But he‟d remembered her smile on the night before she married, when she danced with Walfort. Not a single star in the heavens could outshine her eyes. Tonight it had taken a while, but eventually she succumbed to the lure of the music and the motion of their bodies following where the rhythm led.
Suddenly she understood at least one reason why Walfort had suggested Ainsley as a possible short-lived lover: he knew how to keep secrets, and he did what he could to keep a woman‟s reputation intact. Even his mother‟s. ” Walfort asked. “Not so well, I‟m afraid,” Ainsley said. Jayne was well aware that the Earl of Lynnford had served as Ainsley‟s guardian. His wife was very ill. A malignancy of the bone that had been tormenting her for years. Knowing they‟d be unable to attend, she had not even bothered to invite them.
Knowing they‟d be unable to attend, she had not even bothered to invite them. “A pity. She was always kind,” Walfort said. ~ 58 ~ “She still is. ” Her husband chuckled low. “My apologies. I did start traveling down a morose path, didn‟t I? ” “Ah, yes,” Ainsley said. ‟ ” “That hardly sounds jolly,” Walfort said. ” Jayne asked. “I do. ” “I do not want reality when I‟m reading,” Walfort said. The conversation moved on to other writers and other works. Other guests began to join in. Soon arguments, laughter, challenges, and opinions were flowing freely.