By Lorraine Heath
"For years, Robert Hawthorne, the Duke of Killingsworth, was once saved a prisoner by means of his scheming dual brother. A bold break out turns the tables and restores his birthright to him, with no somebody the wiser. He can ultimately take pleasure in every thing that was once stolen from him. yet on his first day of freedom Robert needs to take up wedlock a girl he hasn't ever met . . . and retain his distance to avoid her from studying the reality of his identification, until eventually he can make sure how you can turn out he's the rightful duke.
Victoria Lambert is familiar with she needs to marry Robert--after all, as her mom continually reminds her, he's the seize of the season and she'll develop into a duchess! real, she doesn't love him, however it is her accountability to marry good. yet a much-altered Robert stands beside her on their marriage ceremony day . . . a guy by some means extra thoughtful and captivating than ever earlier than . . . and so sensuously pleasing that Torie is decided to be a temptation her husband can't resist!
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Having just made her entrée onto the Paris stage, she’d earned just enough money to buy him, and had promptly freed him the moment the papers had been signed. But the giant had refused to take his emancipation. At least until the debt between them was paid. She had considered it paid in full years ago, but Hashim just shook his head every time she broached the subject of his liberty. Over her shoulder, he coughed and nodded toward the front door. Riley took a deep breath and considered the information she’d had Aggie solicit during the night regarding their patron.
Belton still held the door against the invaders, but he was losing ground fast. Outside, Lady Delander continued to urge her footman onward. “Not a moment to lose, Peter! ” With only seconds to spare, Mason caught hold of his last guest, and while it wasn’t the kindest course of action, he tossed her into the nearest closet. Slamming the door shut, he turned to Cousin Felicity. “Not a word, Cousin. ” He started to wave to Belton to let the intruders in, just as the door to the closet popped back open.
Mags promptly burst into a loud cacophony of tears, turning her already ruddy face into a mottled mess. “I didn’t see you, Bea,” the girl sobbed. ” “Well, you are as blind as you are stupid,” her sister continued, adding a string of curses that would have made a battle-hardened marine blush. “Uh, hum,” a third voice coughed. Mason glanced up to find Louisa, his youngest niece, in the doorway, her toe tapping impatiently because no one had noticed her. All of seventeen, Louisa stood poised, not unlike how her mother used to make her own dramatic entrances.