By Georgette Heyer
"**What turns out a wedding of convenience... **
When younger newlywed girl Nell Cardross starts to fill her days with type and frivolity, the earl has to wonder if she particularly did marry him for his cash, as his relations so helpfully indicates. And now Nell doesn't dare inform him the reality ...
**Is getting trickier the entire time...**
He suggestion he was once marrying for romance, yet among his main issue over his wife's spending sprees, rescuing her impulsive brother from one scrape after one other, and trying to hinder his personal part sister from a disastrous elopement, it's no ask yourself the much–tried earl can't see the place he's long gone flawed ...
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A house in need of someone or something. She drew in the windows, glass peering outward like great eyes searching for their owner to return. ” Fingers undid the strings of her bonnet, tugging it back from her crown. She let him, eyes closing as the shield was removed, but too desirous of the magic to tell him to stop. She tried not to watch as he peeled his gloves from his hands. ” She pulled the stick over the outline of the gardens, suddenly drawing with more talent than she had any right to claim.
She was in deep, deep trouble. “Lord Benedict Alvarest is the third son of the duke. ” She watched the two men interact. ” “An understatement. They loathe each other. Only a few months separated in age—you can imagine the gossip that caused. Lord Benedict is entitled to anything he wants. ” “Sounds like a pleasant pair. ” Everything about him fairly screamed it, and the sum of her experience with him confirmed it. “The legitimate sons always have a chance at their fathers‟ titles if something happens to the heirs ahead of them.
Unnerving. The sight of something beneath the facade. But then Patrick had had many depths. They just hadn‟t all been good ones. She concentrated on filling in the rest of the lines. Stagnant, clean lines without life. She peeked sideways to see him leaning with his head back against the stone armrest, legs sprawled out toward her, the edge of his boot touching her slipper, the edge of his left trouser caressing her dress. She surreptitiously drew a bare finger along the chalk line, trying to imitate his actions.
April Lady by Georgette Heyer