By Margaret McPhee
"Beautiful Marianne Winslow has had her proportion of suitors—and her percentage of scandal. 3 engagements, no wedding… And the *ton* is commencing to speak.
Smoldering Rafe Knight has lived the previous fifteen years of his existence with one goal—avenging the loss of life of his mom and dad. His ultimate aim? The Earl of Misbourne. definitely the right bartering instrument? The Earl's daughter, Marianne….
Held at gunpoint on Hounslow Heath, Marianne is taken captive by means of a mysterious masked highwayman. Her father needs to pay the price—but Marianne unearths greater than vengeance within the highwayman's hot amber eyes….
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It wasn't until then that she realized the sun-bleached wave that streaked through his chestnut hair in front, like in color to his eyebrows, was not gold, or gray, but something more akin to silver. It more closely resembled the strange aura she'd seen shimmering around him when he peered through the window in the chaise. It was striking. She had never seen the like. "Now you're making fun of me," she pouted. "No, mitt kost—my lady," he said, the words riding a chuckle. "I assure you not. You are too charming.
Well, then, I, too, may join your company—though I would much prefer to limit it to your company, having met your father. " Becca spent most of the day sitting beside Maud's bed. The swelling was nearly gone, though the bruise remained. The abigail slept much of the time, but she did rally once long enough to recognize Becca before drifting off into a deep sleep again, once Anne-Lise dosed her with one of her tinctures. Becca didn't see Klaus again, not even at nuncheon or dinner. He disappeared after their strange encounter on the threshold of her sitting room, and she dined alone the rest of the day.
Hardly that," he said. "I have a deep-seated mistrust of… foreigners, my lord. With good cause, but that is another tale, and I've no time to tell it. I am a distraught father. I fear for my daughter's safety, and I fear I shan't be reasonable until I have her back again. " "Well, if you had, you would understand. Rebecca is promised in marriage to a fine, upstanding gentleman. The bird-witted goose could not do better, though she obviously thinks otherwise, and means to prove it by defying me.
His Mask of Retribution (Gentlemen of Disrepute, Book 3) by Margaret McPhee