For Your Arms Only (The Bow St. Agents: Spies in Love, Book 2)
"He'd by no means been shot via a woman...
He was a wonderful military officer, a guy of honor and heroism. yet that used to be prior to Alexander Hayes was once wrongly accused of treason. compelled to desert every little thing he held pricey, Alec turned a secret agent for England in an try and transparent his identify. His most modern fee sounds easy: find a retired soldier long past lacking. however it additionally sends him again domestic, to a relations who'd concept him lifeless for 5 years—and a lady who'd prefer to shoot him.
Everything Cressida Turner's ever heard approximately Alec tells her that he's a traitor of the worst style, and but this enigmatic, infuriating, and completely alluring guy could be the simply individual she will trust—and the one one that can locate her lacking father. With nowhere else to show, she reluctantly joins forces with Alec, unprepared for either the damaging secrets and techniques that threaten them and the relentless ardour that drives them into each one other's arms.
ideas. “How dreadful that he should still journey and fall on his knife.” “Yes,” Alec agreed dryly. “Terrible.” Stafford had a fashion with “terrible pities.” a superb a lot of them occurred in reference to his assignments, but none have been held opposed to his brokers. Alec needed to hand it to the previous fox: Stafford demanded very much, yet he additionally missed very much and he stood solidly at the back of his humans. After an hour with Stafford, Lacey himself could swear Morris had stabbed his personal throat. The.
Deal, no matter if Peterbury had needed to continue painfully slowly and with such warning it appeared not anything might ever enhance. For months Alec had lived a grim, darkish lifestyles, with Peterbury’s steadfast help one of many few rays of sunshine. And now Cressida Turner used to be status beside him, trusting him, comforted by means of his presence and looking out up at him with gleaming eyes. It was once unusual for Alec to imagine himself a convenience to somebody, however the feeling it encouraged within him was once now not delight or unease, yet a.
Eye on Angelique. He had by no means relatively bought on good with Ian, a tall, lanky fellow with lusty appetites and a booming snort, either one of which tended to draw too many girls and an excessive amount of hassle. He additionally had a deft contact with horses and was once completely lethal in a struggle, features that made him important to Stafford’s schemes regardless of the ladies and bother. “I’m unsure you’ve come to the fitting place,” he stated. “It’s bloody scorching the following, too.” Ian laughed back sooner than snapping the reins and using on.
What any folks notion or felt for the final 5 years?” Her gentle, ethereal tone used to be extra biting than any sarcasm or bitterness might have been. He took a sip of the espresso. scorching and wealthy, it was once the easiest espresso he’d had in years. as soon as he may have met Julia on her personal phrases, responded in sort, and erupted in a blazing fury. As youngsters, they have been of a sort in temperament. He had grown used to controlling himself when you consider that then, even though. A secret agent realized to maintain his suggestions and emotions to himself. “Of.
direction. Forgive me for taking an interest.” “I am certain it's going to cross in brief order.” “Julia, shall I express regret again?” he acknowledged curtly. “Whatever for?” She grew to become to stand him, eyes huge in feigned shock. “I didn’t come domestic to argue with you,” he snapped inspite of himself. “What do you need from me?” “Nothing—Nothing at all!” “I see.” “How may perhaps you?” She shook her head. “Things have been rather a lot more uncomplicated once we suggestion you have been dead.” Alec iced up. Julia’s face became deathly faded, yet she.