Lord Stillwell's Excellent Engagements (Millworth Manor, Book 1.5)
"In a fascinating novella from number 1 *New York occasions* bestselling writer Victoria Alexander, eligible viscount Winfield Elliott searches for a bride and discovers that love could be lovelier the second--or even third--time round. . .
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Some say i don't take my engagements heavily. Nonsense. What guy with out curiosity in marriage might locate himself featuring now not as soon as, yet 3 times? and every time, I've felt sure that this, ultimately, is the completely, certainly, ideal girl.
Miss Felicia Whitingdon, for example, has early life, attractiveness, kind, grace--and a good-looking fortune. girl Lucille Eustice is a widow of impeccable social status, and a balm to my soul. Then there's omit Caroline Hibbitt, candy and captivating in each means. anyone of those intoxicating treasures can make a guy chuffed. anybody of them may be an excellent spouse. yet which--if any of them--will or not it's?
""For love, laughter, and many enjoyable, learn Victoria Alexander."" --Stephanie Laurens, *New York instances* bestselling writer
""This Victorian yule romance presents erotic sizzle and delectably smart discussion on each page."" –*USA at the present time* on *His Mistress by means of Christmas*
*New York instances* bestselling writer **Victoria Alexander** was once an award-winning tv reporter until eventually she came across fiction used to be even more enjoyable than actual existence. She grew to become to writing complete time and hasn't ever appeared again. Victoria grew up touring the rustic as an Air strength brat and is now settled in a truly outdated apartment in Omaha, Nebraska, together with her husband, allegedly grown kids and bearded collies. She firmly believes housekeeping is a four-letter observe, there aren't any energy in whatever eaten status up, procrastination is an artwork shape, and it's by no means too quickly to panic.
inheritor to the Earl of Fairborough demeanour. He did so love taking part in viscount and inheritor to the hilt. Caroline’s Lawrence paced the ground and pulled up brief while Win stepped into the room. His eyes widened. “My lord, my apologies. I acquired a note.... i didn't . . . that's, I expected—” “You anticipated to work out pass over Hibbitt.” Win strode to his father’s table and sat down. “Yes, sir.” warning sounded within the younger man’s voice. Win gestured for him to take the chair at once in entrance of the table.
approximately it, I do like you—” “Imagine my delight,” he muttered. She missed him. “Our marriage was once extra of a pragmatic topic, virtually a company association, really.” He stared. “That’s fairly cold.” “Granted, it’s now not rather that callous and, as I stated, I do like you.” She concept for a second. “But I’m in no way in love with you, nor are you in love with me.” “I may perhaps be,” he acknowledged staunchly. “But you’re now not. inform me, Winfield.” She pinned him with an organization glance. “Does your middle flutter.
Itself that made whoever sat it in sound immediately all-knowing but nonetheless relatively obscure. “Please don’t inform me the incident has develop into fodder for England’s gossips.” Win might confess that he had overheard the younger guy point out the Austrian count’s daughter to Caroline, yet then he must admit he were eavesdropping, which might modify the ethical stability in their dialogue. in the mean time, Win used to be the injured get together and hence had the virtue. “Not so far as I know.” “Then how . . .
Me. yet i think it issues her.” Win narrowed his eye. “I won't allow that.” “Oh?” Lawrence squirmed in his seat. “There is just one method to steer clear of scandal.” “There is?” “I haven't any goal of cancelling one more wedding.” “You don’t?” Lawrence stated weakly. “I do not.” Win sighed. “Mr. Royce, allow me ask you this. Did you or did you now not come right here to forestall this wedding?” He nodded. “I did.” “Because you're keen on her.” “I do.” “And are you able to think your existence with no her in it?” “No, of.
present Earl of Waterston was once a good stickler for propriety no matter if, from time to time, he may be such a lot incredible. Miranda suspected that used to be as a result of effect of his spouse, Evelyn. nonetheless, one couldn’t anticipate such a lot magnificent. Her subsequent older brother, Hugh, used to be a barrister and, as such, all too cognizant of right habit. Her last brother, Sebastian, who had continuously flouted culture in his personal existence, could good be her maximum best friend given his spouse, Veronica’s outspoken trends and.