By Stephanie Laurens
Marriage is out of the query! A profitable horse breeder and self-proclaimed rake, Harry Lester samples ladies like wines. yet after having his middle trampled upon through anyone he truly enjoyed, he has no purpose of falling for a lady back, not to mention be ensnared via the capture of marriage. Now, with a wide inheritance to his identify, Harry is aware that he'd most sensible commence operating from London's matchmaking moms and widows. Harry heads for the racing city of Newmarket, purely to come across Mrs. Lucinda Babbacombe, a stunning, self sufficient widow. And prior to he is familiar with it, Harry vows to guard Lucinda from the city filled with lonely playing males, regardless of her refusal to simply accept his numerous deals of aid. Lucinda is striking -- an clever, delicate, marriage necessary girl -- yet will Harry permit himself be taken prisoner during this such a lot passionate of traps?
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Mr. Mabberly would not know where to start with such as Blount—he’s of a somewhat timid disposition. ” “Laudable though such sentiments might be, Mrs. Babbacombe, I do hope—” Harry broke off as she stopped and looked consideringly across the street. “ What is it? ” Absent-mindedly, Lucinda glanced up. ” She glanced back at the busy inn across the street. “But it looks rather crowded. Perhaps tomorrow morning would be better? ” Harry stared at her, an unwelcome suspicion slowly crystallizing in his brain.
Gerald was near the windows, Heather Babbacombe beside him, both conversing easily with Lady Dalrymple.
They finally escaped the crowds and walked back, in silence, to the stables. He lifted her to his curricle and swung up beside her, his expression closed. He drove back to Hallows Hall without a word, his apparent concentration on his horses a wall Lucinda made no attempt to breach. But when he drew up before the steps and secured the reins, then came around and lifted her down, she held her position in front of him even though his hands fell immediately from her. “Thank you for a most… instructive morning, Mr.
An Unwilling Conquest (Mira Historical Romance) by Stephanie Laurens