By Lorraine Heath
"*They are England's such a lot eligible bachelors, with the main scandalous reputations. yet for the perfect girl, even an unrepentant rogue could mend his methods . . .*
Born to the road yet raised in the aristocracy, Drake Darling can't get away his sordid beginnings. no longer while girl Ophelia Lyttleton snubs him at each flip, a continuing reminder he's no longer really certainly one of *them*. yet after rescuing her from a mysterious drowning, he realizes she doesn't take into accout who she is. With plans to carry her to heel, he insists she's his housekeeper—never watching for to fall for the fascinating beauty.
While Ophelia will possibly not remember her lifestyles prior to Drake, she has no doubt she belongs with him. the will she feels for her darkish, brooding corporation can't be denied, despite effects. So whilst Ophelia's reminiscence returns, she is devastated by means of the intensity of his betrayal. Now Drake needs to chance every thing to turn out she will belief this rogue along with her middle as soon as more.
**They are England's so much eligible bachelors, with the main scandalous reputations. yet for the proper lady, even an unrepentant rogue might mend his methods . . .**
Born to the road yet raised in the aristocracy, Drake Darling can't break out his sordid beginnings. now not whilst woman Ophelia Lyttleton snubs him at each flip, a continuing reminder he's now not really one among **them**. yet after rescuing her from a mysterious drowning, he realizes she doesn't take into account who she is. With plans to convey her to heel, he insists she's his housekeeper - by no means watching for to fall for the captivating attractiveness.
While Ophelia will possibly not keep in mind her existence earlier than Drake, she has no doubt she belongs with him. the need she feels for her darkish, brooding enterprise can't be denied, despite results. So while Ophelia's reminiscence returns, she is devastated via the intensity of his betrayal. Now Drake needs to possibility every thing to turn out she will belief this rogue along with her middle once again.
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That’s now not this sort of love Grace wanted,” she informed her brother. “I’m ever so joyful she didn’t take your swimsuit heavily. ” “Well, I’m now not joyful in any respect. Lovingdon didn’t desire her fortune. He’s received a bloody fortune of his personal. It’s now not reasonable. ” She may perhaps definitely enlighten him approximately issues that weren’t reasonable. yet definitely he used to be exaggerating relating his monetary country. “How dire are issues particularly? ” she requested. “Just don’t buy any new gowns,” he acknowledged wearily. “I don’t see that I could be inconvenienced simply because you’ve mismanaged issues. ” The carriage pulled to a cease in entrance in their place of dwelling. “Besides, I’m certain anything will take place. ” definitely an heiress someplace may take his go well with heavily. Somerdale chuckled low. “It had most sensible ensue fast as collectors will quickly be knocking. And you’re fairly correct, sister, we wouldn’t wish you inconvenienced, now could we? ” ahead of she may possibly reply, the footman opened the door and passed her down. Her brother undefined. “Aren’t you going to the membership? ” she requested as they walked up the stairs. “Our dialog dimmed my wish to make merry. i believe I’ll easily drink myself into oblivion. ” He opened the door they usually entered the lobby. “It won’t make your problems pass away,” she pointed out. “But it'll make me put out of your mind them for a time. ” Leaning in, he kissed her cheek. “Sleep good, Ophelia. ” He’d taken steps earlier than she known as out, “Somerdale? ” preventing, he glanced again over his shoulder. She published a protracted put-upon sigh. “I shan’t buy any new robes, yet I won’t feel free approximately it. ” He gave her a small smile. “I wouldn’t anticipate you to be. And I’m relatively yes you’re correct. whatever will happen. I easily have to examine it. ” She watched him head down the hallway. For an insignificant moment she thought of going after him, yet she had her personal problems. Uppermost used to be the best way to make Drake Darling pay for the kiss he’d stolen. whilst subsequent their paths crossed, she might supply him a formal set-down. She may publicly snub him. She might inform Grace precisely what kind of rogue he was once. probably her family members might boot him out, the scoundrel. She made her method upstairs, and it wasn’t until eventually she reached the head that she learned she’d been looking for any lingering flavor of him on her lips. How might a person so sinful style so totally scrumptious? Had he kissed others this night? most likely. She hated the concept of it, of him in a shadowed nook with one other girl, thrusting his palms into her hair, taking ownership of her mouth as if he might die with out it. Marching into her bedchamber, she determined she would want a tub this night to get the odor of him off her. After jerking at the bellpull to summon her maid, she paced. She wasn’t within the temper for a bathtub, but it needed to be performed. differently she may hold his aroma into her desires. the very last thing she sought after used to be to have him vacationing her in sleep. Turning on the sound of footsteps, she scowled at her maid. “Why do you have to dally? help me with my garments. i believe a headache approaching. I’ll wish a few hot milk sooner than retiring.