By Lorraine Heath
*USA this present day* bestselling and Rita Award-winning writer Lorraine Heath has created a lush, emotional love tale. Camilla Hutchenson, countess, sponsor, darling of the ton, has reached a fabulous point of social strength. yet one guy has controlled to distract her consciousness from her agenda of charity endeavours and teas—and not only simply because he holds the deed to her property. the fellow in query, Archibald Warner, is the recent Earl of Sachse. although in the beginning assembly he suspects his new ward of being not anything greater than a social little bit of fluff, the extra time passes, the extra he unearths himself interested in her. yet there's something she is hiding from him, and he or she hesitates to teach him her genuine middle, even if she needs she may discover ways to belief him with it. For one way or the other she is aware . . . if simply she will be able to supply him the opportunity, he'll train her every thing she may wish to benefit approximately love. **
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Her gaze encompassed the other woman from the top of the countess’s hair to the tips of the shoes that peeped beneath her skirts. Nor was that the only spot to which her attention was directed. Arabella appeared fixed on the older woman’s chest, as if she were counting the rising and falling of that not inconsiderable bosom. She even stared at the countess’s ears, and Gillian knew she was not intrigued with the glittering diamond earrings. THE SCOTTISH COMPANION 49 Arabella was no doubt wondering if there was a way to test the older woman’s hearing.
He nodded at Blevins, and the man disappeared. Dr. Fenton led Arabella to a sofa, and Gillian followed, uncertain of the protocol. Did she sit beside her? In another chair? Did she excuse herself from the room entirely? She chose to sit on an adjoining sofa, and realized that she’d made the wrong decision when the earl sat next to her. His hands were large and square, the fingers long, his nails cut straight across. She tended to notice hands on a man, as well as the back of his neck. Odd things, really, since physical characteristics gave no indication of a man’s character or temperament.
I would think that you would train her, instead. ” Her dark eyes were filled with an emotion he didn’t want to decipher. Without another word, she turned and left the room. He stared after her, wondering if he should have shared his suspicions. Someone had wanted his brothers dead. But who? And did their murderous intent extend to him? Who was next in line to inherit the title? An obscure second cousin who’d immigrated to America. He hadn’t heard of the family for years, wasn’t even certain the man was alive.