By Julianne MacLean
Clara Wilson has come all of the technique to London to transparent her identify (after her wilfulness has left her fairly unweddable around the ocean). yet ahead of she even has an opportunity to education her curtsey, she stumbles into the palms of Seger Wolfe, Marquess of Rawdon. Clara hasn't ever felt love prior to, yet she has without doubt while she meets the Marquess that this can be what it appears like. Too undesirable love is the very last thing on her mind—she's the following to discover a husband, no longer a rake.
Every strong gossip is aware that the notoriously prosperous Marquess enjoyed and misplaced years in the past, and few have neglected the way in which his damaged center drove him from society ballrooms into society girls' bedrooms. but if he meets the lost Clara Wilson at one of many town's ever-so-scandalous mystery balls, the will he feels for her is just too powerful, and it pulls him again into the swirl of aristocratic London. Now he unearths himself competing for the guts of the irrelevant attractiveness, and risking his personal middle within the video game.
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Sophia covered Clara’s hand with her own. “Correct me if I’m wrong, but I suspect it’s because you’re still thinking about him. ” “To be honest, yes. ” “I want to find a good husband, I truly do, but how can I, when I can’t get a certain fantasy man out of my mind? ” Clara cupped her forehead with her hand. “I know it’s ridiculous, because I’m sure that everything I believe about him is exactly that—a fantasy. Let’s face it, he was present at one of these improper balls, and therefore is probably one of two things: a rake who carries on affairs with married women, or a husband who cheats on his wife.
Dammit, everyone had seen him dancing with her, too, and Seger was more than recognizable, even in his mask. He was one of the regulars at the Cakras Balls, and had never bothered to try and hide that fact. All of society knew he avoided ambitious single women like he avoided the plague, for he was not interested in being anyone’s prized acquisition. He knew what real love was. He’d had it once, and he knew it could not be arranged, nor bought, nor snuffed out by a strict and sometimes cruel social code.
To be honest, yes. ” “I want to find a good husband, I truly do, but how can I, when I can’t get a certain fantasy man out of my mind? ” Clara cupped her forehead with her hand. “I know it’s ridiculous, because I’m sure that everything I believe about him is exactly that—a fantasy. Let’s face it, he was present at one of these improper balls, and therefore is probably one of two things: a rake who carries on affairs with married women, or a husband who cheats on his wife. Neither of those possibilities are attractive to me.
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