By Stephanie Laurens
Unique ebook: 2004
The seven contributors of the Bastion membership have served loyally within the perilous provider of the Crown. Now they've banded jointly to aid each other via their most threatening project of all: getting married.
When Charles St. Austell returns domestic to assert his identify as earl, and to settle fast on an appropriate spouse to boot, he discovers that have has made him impatient of the younger women who vie for his attention—with the exception of girl Penelope Selborne. Years in the past, Charles and Penelope's younger ardor used to be consummated in an unforgettable afternoon. Charles continues to be haunted through their interlude, yet Penny refuses to have whatever extra to do with him.
If controlling her center used to be tough earlier than, resisting a better, battle-hardened Charles is definitely nigh most unlikely, but Penelope has vowed she won't make an analogous mistake two times, nor will she marry with out love. but if a traitorous intrigue attracts them jointly, then finally threatens them both—will Penny detect she has a real protector in Charles, her first and in basic terms love, who now vows to make her his personal?
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And, she admitted to herself, Clint wouldn't hesitate to test that vulnerability. He'd always known—or thought he did— exactly how she felt about him. He seemed to enjoy the power he had over her. And now... She turned back toward the house. She didn't have a choice anymore. Surprisingly, almost as if Janna could read her mind, she called that night after supper. " Janna asked, and Maggie could almost see the grin on her friend's face. " she asked. " "Oh," she sighed. " Maggie burst out. “But he's inHong Kong ...
He growled. She pushed against his hard chest. " she muttered. His lips made a thin line as he glared down at her. " she replied hotly. ” she gasped. His thumb pressed against her lips, stopping the indignant protest. " Her eyes flashed up at him. She jerked her face aside. " she returned. " he asked quietly. His eyes narrowed at the color in her cheeks. "I don't think I've ever known a woman as chaste as you are. You're so damned afraid of anything physical, Maggie, that I thought it was coldness for a long time, but it isn't.
His eyes twinkled with humor. " She touched the mare's flanks gently and urged her into a walk. " The path through the woods was wide enough for both horses to walk abreast— more a fire road than a trail. The peace was hypnotic, only broken by the soft swish of the pines in the breeze, the near-far sound of bubbling, soft-running water. "This way," Clint said, turning his mount down a smaller, less clear path. She followed him to what seemed to be a wall of underbrush. He stepped down out of the saddle and tied the stallion, motioning Maggie to tie the mare several yards beyond.
A Lady of His Own (Bastion Club, Book 3) by Stephanie Laurens