By Lorraine Heath
"For years, Robert Hawthorne, the Duke of Killingsworth, used to be saved a prisoner by means of his scheming dual brother. A bold break out turns the tables and restores his birthright to him, with out an individual the wiser. He can ultimately get pleasure from every little thing that used to be stolen from him. yet on his first day of freedom Robert needs to soak up wedlock a girl he hasn't ever met . . . and retain his distance to avoid her from studying the reality of his id, until eventually he can make certain the way to turn out he's the rightful duke.
Victoria Lambert understands she needs to marry Robert--after all, as her mom continually reminds her, he's the capture of the season and she'll develop into a duchess! precise, she doesn't love him, however it is her responsibility to marry good. yet a much-altered Robert stands beside her on their marriage ceremony day . . . a guy someway extra thoughtful and captivating than ever earlier than . . . and so sensuously desirable that Torie is set to be a temptation her husband can't resist!
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Mary's smile faded. "You know how I wish I didn't have the sight, Sabrina. I don't want to see the future. It frightens me. " "You've seen something since last night, haven't you? You weren't this nervous then," Sabrina said. Mary shook her head. "No, it's just that feeling again— nothing more. " She smiled apologetically. " Mary dropped the lilies she held and hugged Sabrina to her. "You're so small and sweet, and yet so brave to risk your life for us. " Sabrina shook her head admonishingly, returning her hug.
Sir Jeremy glanced around the room in surprise as he looked over his guests, who were busily absorbed with their cards, until his eyes alighted on a stocky gentleman in salmon colored velvet, his brow thunderous as he stared at Lucien in a definitely threatening manner. " Sir Jeremy demanded, looking at Lucien questioningly. The Duke returned his look steadily. "I've not the slightest notion why this fellow should bear me malice. " "He's Sir Frederick Jensen. " "Really," the Duke drawled in boredom.
Lucien stared grimly after them, his lips thinned in anger, then climbed from the coach to confront his coachmen who were standing sheepishly in the road. "Well, how did this happen? " Lucien demanded, a dangerous glint in his eyes. "Was a tree, Your Grace, fallen across the road and causin' us to stop. In this weather we never thought 'twas highwaymen. And then from nowheres these giants appears and aims them pistols at us before we could even draw ours. Would've laid us low if we had," the head coachman explained ruefully, seeking confirmation from the other abashed faces around him.