By Liz Carlyle
"From the grandeur of regency Mayfair to the darkish hazard of London's East finish, Liz Carlyle sweeps you away with a strong tale of a love born opposed to all odds, as an honorable younger widow stands speedy opposed to the cynical rogue who turns out made up our minds to devour her, center and soul.
*A girl of advantage*
In the lonely months considering her husband's loss of life, Cecilia Lorimer has hidden her vacancy by means of devoting herself to a charity undertaking for the unlucky girls of London's slums. but if the rushing Lord Delacourt takes regulate, she feels an uncharacteristic urge to escape. simply six years previous, Delacourt had confirmed himself to be the immoral rake society referred to as him, approximately ruining her popularity within the cut price.
It's whispered that the womanizing Delacourt is useless, vindictive, and cruel. yet he's a guy who honors his wagers -- and one end result lands him in his brother-in-law's godforsaken project, face-to-face with the lady who has lengthy haunted his desires. while treachery closes in, merely he understands how you can shield Cecilia from the implications of her personal rules. Can a profligate knave convince a virtuous lady that he's necessary of her belief -- and her love?
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Why did he feel this overwhelming need to touch her? Was it because he felt bad to have caused her to need comfort? Or was it his sudden, irrational jealousy of the waterfall? He wanted to be the one to comfort her. But she wouldn’t be reassured by his touch. Then he remembered the kiss. Or would she? He shook his head. It didn’t matter All he could use were words. ” She moved away from him, taking up a position right behind her desk. “Surely you have something you need to do. ” Jake smiled wryly.
If he touched her again, he was pretty damn sure he wouldn’t be able to stop. Dragging his eyes away from the firm, round bottom he could still feel in his hands, he shoved a hand through his hair again, this time yanking on it in frustration. What the hell was wrong with him? He’d never done anything like this before. Never even been tempted. One of the most important rules in hostage situations was to not get emotionally attached to anyone involved—perpetrators, victims…or hospital administrators.
The shouting of reporters dimmed to an indecipherable clamor, background noise that seemed to have nothing to do with them. After what seemed like hours but in reality was probably just a few seconds, Jake gave her a small smile and nod, then turned away. Air whooshed into Tabitha’s lungs, sending shards of heat spiking through her. She knew the sudden flush would be evident on her pale complexion and was thankful that Jake was now in the spotlight instead of her. No matter how rudely he’d commandeered it.