By Cathy Maxwell
The distressed visitor Charlotte Cameron encounters on a wet Scottish evening is the absolute worst guy she may have invited into her carriage! it truly is Phillip Maddox, the reprehensible Duke of Colster, who introduced the complete weight of the ton's fury down upon her—simply simply because Charlotte inspired her sister to not wed the robust peer. And now the seductive satan answerable for her social destroy is sitting shut adequate to kiss . . . Phillip's distaste for the meddlesome good looks suits Charlotte's—though, below trade conditions, he may need loved sampling the sensuous charms of the tempting younger chit. there's grave hazard, in spite of the fact that, at the trip they now needs to reluctantly share—and a nemesis who skill them either mortal damage. yet can a fondness that inconveniently ignites within the face of catastrophe erase a painful prior . . . and lead sworn enemies to a such a lot unanticipated vacation spot: the bedchamber?
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She had. And with his humor, the stiffness seemed to leave him. He appraised her a moment before sitting forward, his manner changing. ” “Because he invited me,” she said simply, and couldn’t resist adding, “and because you have made it very difﬁcult for me to feel comfortable in London. I’m welcome on very few doorsteps. Which I can handle,” she hurried to assure him, “except that my friends the Seversons are also being forced to share my guilt. They have done In the Bed of a Duke 51 nothing save extend the hospitality of their home to me and my sisters.
At the very least, Miranda should have cried off earlier and in private. Perhaps if she explained that Miranda had only wanted to help her sisters, Colster could forgive all of them . . even just a little. Charlotte cleared her throat, gathering her courage. Apologies didn’t come easy to her. She decided to ease into it. “You are fortunate that we came upon you,” she said, wanting to remind him gently she was doing him a service. ” He’d settled back, once again pretending to sleep, ignoring her.
She had hair 40 Cathy Maxwell that was more the rich color of honey than the golden radiance of sunlight. Her nose was shorter than Miranda’s, too. It lacked aristocratic straightness, and yet it, along with her arched brows, gave her face character. Here was a woman who did not hold back on her thoughts or emotions. Her curves were less generous than what Phillip would have liked in some places and more in others, though he had no complaint. She’d felt good, womanly beneath him. A man could easily picture himself in bed with her.