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By Eloisa James
"Imogen, girl Maitland, has determined to bounce at the wild aspect. in any case, she's within the scrumptious place of having the ability to take a lover. A discreet male who is familiar with simply whilst to depart within the morning.
But woman Maitland continues to be less than the watchful eye of her former father or mother, the wildly untamed Rafe, the Duke of Holbrook. He believes she continues to be wanting a ""watchdog."" She laughs on the concept that anyone so insufferably lazy and dedicated to drink can call for that she behave with propriety.
It's Rafe's long-lost brother, a guy who appears accurately just like the duke yet without any of his degenerate facet, who pursuits Imogen. To Imogen, he's the shadow duke . . . the fellow who particularly should still carry the name. but if Imogen has the same opinion to accompany Gabe to a masquerade...whose masked eyes watch her with that excessive glance of hope? Who precisely is she dancing with? The duke or the shadow duke? Rafe . . . or Gabe?
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Her voice had taken on a strident tone. “I don’t,” he gruffly returned. ” If I always got whatever I wanted, I would have had a different father and a different childhood. A normal one. ” “It’s incomprehensible that you’d cut off your nose to spite your face,” he coldly rebuked. ” “We disagree on what it’s worth,” she answered as coldly. ” he said very, very softly. The woman had the instincts of a highwayman. ” How dare he speak to her in that accusing tone. “In fact, the things that truly matter are never about money!
Their financial resources were always stretched thin. But she’d never long succumbed to desolation—a testament perhaps to her father’s hearty spirits and her mother’s optimistic nature, which she’d inherited. Her mother had served as helpmate and inspiration to her father, who had spent a life engaged in scientific research. Eschewing fame and monetary recompense, he’d been intent on the pure joy of discovery. So she’d fully understood Edward’s passion for poetry; she’d even sympathized with his fascination for gambling.
She is unspeakably ill-natured and blind to all reason,” Fitz brusquely retorted. ” Holding up a finger, he smiled thinly. “Let me rephrase that. I want her gone. ” The barrister suppressed his astonishment; Groveland was not a vindictive man. ” “Yes, yes, I understand,” Fitz murmured, dismissing Hutchinson’s reservations. “Naturally, she must be dealt with lawfully. ” “To a point, Your Grace. ” Fitz’s dark brows rose. “That definitive point is what I pay you for, Hutchinson. ” He blew out a breath.
The Taming of the Duke (Essex Sisters, Book 3) by Eloisa James