My Lady, My Lord (Twist, Book 1)
"Historical romance... with a twist.
2015 RITA® Award Finalist
The Goddess of affection is trapped in a statue in Regency England, and one altar shy relations is set to find how devoted Aphrodite is to her work...
Lady Corinna Mowbray has 3 passions: first-class books, clever dialog, and disdaining the libertine Earl of likelihood.
Lord Ian probability has 3 pleasures: attractive ladies, quickly horses, and tormenting high-and-mighty Corinna Mowbray.
Neighbors for years, they've been at every one other's throats because they could consider. but if a accident forces them to alternate lives, how lengthy will or not it's prior to they become aware of they can't dwell with no each one other?
considerate expression creased her forehead underneath the brim of her hat. “We have been conversing of you simply now,” the countess stated. “I heard approximately your altercation with Abernathy the day prior to this morning.” “I suspect all people has,” Corinna murmured, casting Ian a short look. His expression remained unchanged. “Ian, i'm more than happy with what you probably did. that you simply and Cora have been in a position to set aside your antipathy towards one another and behave as an alternative as long-standing associates speaks good of the either one of you.”.
A tight-fitting coat, snowy cravat, and buff unmentionables, she made her method on wobbly albeit muscular legs to Ian’s learn. He took one examine her and his brows rose. “Had an evening of it, did you?” “Is it that obvious?” She placed a hand to her pounding head. He laughed. “I’ve seemed better.” He did, almost always. Corinna may well admit that now, even though she didn’t be aware of accurately why. probably a few type of warped self-importance. He moved towards the door. “Come on. clean air will do you strong. We’ll visit.
Spoon. The corset torture machine provided not more area for extra eating besides. “He obtained a suite of books and wanted advice in sorting via them. yet Lord likelihood has little to do with it, in truth. His secretary is overseeing the project.” She had hired Morris to procure the books, finally, and he or she would have to paintings extra heavily together with his secretary ultimately. Now that he wouldn’t be vacationing his personal residence back, Corinna has to be apprised of definite elements of the company.
opposed to his chest, “and do it. i need you.” He reached down and guided himself into her. She sighed softly, unfold her thighs for him, and Ian misplaced regulate. Years in the past he had taught himself restraint, clamping iron determination round his desire in carrier to a better reliable: a lady good pleasured, prepared to delight in go back, over and over. Corinna’s mild whimper thrashed that restraint, shattering his command. His physique ached for her. He couldn't carry again. Her fingers gripped his, her hips.
Chance,” Pelley stated with a sluggish perusal of Ian’s individual. “May I aid you?” His tone instructed skepticism. “I desire so, sir. could I subscribe to you?” He gestured towards the chair contrary Pelley’s. “Of course.” Pelley nodded to the waiter to technique. Ian ordered a drink, feeling like not anything greater than a schoolboy perched in entrance of his show. Pelley assessed him coolly, and Ian had the effect he stumbled on him missing. yet a guy couldn’t see what was once in one other man’s middle or perhaps his brain. There, they.