By Lorraine Heath
Kitty Robertson has grown up prosperous and influential, and she’s by no means extra at domestic than while in an English parlour exhibiting her social graces. whilst she appears for a husband, in fact she seeks a guy simply as domestic in his position—hopefully a lofty one—as she is. Nicholas Glenville, Marquess of Greystone, is simply one of these guy. he's so attentive and gentlemanly that she can’t support yet settle for his concept of marriage, and is now expecting this Season being her final one as a unmarried girl. yet on the first actual ball of the yr she meets an enigmatic, attractive duke who asks her for a dance. That duke is Trevor Nicholson, a guy who is aware the marquess good sufficient to understand that he wouldn't make her any form of husband in any respect. as a substitute he nominates himself for the placement, yet as he quickly unearths, convincing the attractive omit Robertson to marry him in its place would be the trickiest—and such a lot worthwhile—task of his life.
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Finella said, hands going to her now ample hips. “You promised him most sincerely that you would go over to his studio so he could put the finishing touches on the new portrait. ” Paid? She was being paid to model for Arbuckle? Finella pulled off Charlotte’s wrapper and began dressing her as if she were nothing but a recalcitrant child. “When you finish at Arbuckle’s, I daresay you should go down to Madame Claudius’s for a fitting. She sent a note around yesterday that your new evening gown is ready.
I have every right to be inside here. ” Charlotte looked from Arbuckle’s furrowed brows to Finella’s gaze, which had rolled innocently upward, as if the ceiling offered more interest than the brouhaha from below. “Mrs. Birley, I warned you—” “Arbuckle, my dear man,” Finella said, “you must realize that gossip will only increase the value of this painting. ” She crossed her arms over her chest, looking like the Finella of old when the milkmaid sent over less than a full measure 54 ELIZABETH BOYLE of butter.
Quince hiccupped through a few more guffaws and then went to the door. She pulled it open and laughed once more. ” Then she wiped at the tears in her eyes and leveled a deep, serious glance across the room. “You’re not his wife, Charlotte. ” Chapter 3 nm H is mistress? Before Charlotte could even utter the scandalous words, make sense of what Quince had just told her so matter-of-factly, like it was perfectly normal that she, Miss Charlotte Wilmont, would be some man’s mistress, before she gathered her wits about her enough to demand an explanation (and a retraction), the woman was gone.