By Katharine Ashe
With seven complicated part sisters to marry off, Duncan, the Earl of Eads, has one challenge: he is broke.
With the possibility of marriage to the pompous neighborhood curate, omit Teresa Finch-Freeworth has one dream: to wed as a substitute the good-looking Highlander she observed at a ball.
How does a determined girl persuade a reluctant laird that she's the proper bride for him? She moves a bet! If she will locate seven husbands for seven sisters, the earl needs to marry her.
Duncan has no purpose of marriage ceremony the meddlesome maiden, and he provides her a cut-off date even the main audacious matchmaker cannot meet—one month. yet Teresa units phrases, too: with every one bridegroom she unearths, the earl needs to pay her more and more intimate rewards . . .
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Upon this marriage ceremony, the key of your prior should be printed. ” “One people will wed a prince? ” Eleanor stated in patent disbelief. Arabella gripped her sister’s hand to nonetheless her. The fortune-teller was once a grasp at timing and drama; Arabella might see that. yet her phrases have been too really good. “Who is he? who's this prince, Grandmother? ” The woman’s hand slipped clear of the hoop, leaving it glowing within the light gentle. “That is that you can notice. ” heat crept into Arabella’s throat, prickling it. It was once now not tears, which by no means got here simply to her, yet simple task. She knew the fortune-teller spoke fact. Eleanor stood up. “Come, Ravenna. ” She forged a sideways look on the Gypsy lady. “Papa is expecting us at domestic. ” Ravenna grabbed up her dog and went with Eleanor in the course of the tent flap. Arabella reached into her pocket and positioned 3 pennies at the desk beside the hoop, every little thing she had kept. the girl lifted abruptly cautious eyes. “Keep your cash, baby. i need none of them. ” “But—” The Gypsy grabbed her wrist. “Who is familiar with of this ring? ” “No one. Our mama and our nanny knew, yet we by no means observed Mama back, and Nanny drowned while the send sank. We concealed the hoop. ” “It needs to stay so. ” Her hands pinched Arabella’s. “No guy needs to recognize of this ring, keep the prince. ” “Our prince? ” Arabella trembled a piece. The Gypsy nodded. She published Arabella’s hand and watched as she picked up the hoop and cash and tucked them right into a pocket. “Thank you,” Arabella stated. The soothsayer nodded and gestured her from the tent. Arabella drew apart the flap, however the soreness wouldn't depart her and she or he seemed over her shoulder. The Gypsy’s face was once grey now, her dermis slack. A wild gleam lit her eyes. “Madam—” “Go, child,” she stated harshly, and drew down her veil. “Go locate your prince. ” Arabella met her sisters by means of the nice oak apart the pony corrals round which the reasonable had accrued for greater than a century. Eleanor stood slender and golden-pale within the vibrant excellent mild of spring. Sitting within the grass, Ravenna cuddled the dog in her lap like different women cuddled dolls. at the back of Arabella the tune of mess around and horns curled in the course of the hot air, and prior to her the calls of the pony investors making offers mingled with the scents of animals and dirt. “I think her. ” “I knew you will. ” Eleanor expelled a troublesome breath. “You are looking to think her, Bella. ” “I do. ” Eleanor might by no means comprehend. The reverend popular her fast brain and her love of books. however the Gypsy girl had now not lied. “My desire to think her doesn't make our fortune unfaithful. ” “It is superstition. ” “You are just announcing that as the reverend does. ” “I for one imagine it's perfect that we will all be princesses. ” Ravenna twirled the pup’s tail with a finger. “Not all of us,” Arabella stated. “Only the only people who marries a prince. ” “Papa won't think it. ” Arabella grasped her sister’s hand back. “We mustn't ever inform him, Ellie. He wouldn't comprehend. ” “I may still say now not. ” yet Eleanor’s eyes have been light and her hand was once comfortable in Arabella’s.