One Night of Passion (Avon Romantic Treasure)
They Met At London's infamous Cyprian's Ball . . .
Georgiana Escott has one evening to discover the proper guy to damage her and go away her with a tattered attractiveness so she will be able to steer clear of an prepared marriage to an getting older, despicable roue. With a misstep, she tumbles into the palms of the disgraced and speeding Lord Danvers. yet Georgie does not recognize that the sweetheart she has enticed to stick to her into the evening and the stranger she holds accountable for her misfortunes are within the comparable . . .
When Lord Danvers locate himself entangled with a tempting Cyprian, his mystery project to reveal a perilous undercover agent is going awry. but as soon as he starts off to unmasked this bewitching woman, he realizes the seductress who claims his middle could be the traitor he seeks. distrust makes them adversaries in a deadly game—but how can he brush aside his obsession along with her while one evening of ardour entwined their lives forever?
Held the drawing up for Pymm, Temple, and Lord Sutton. “This is your guy, gents. locate him and you’ll have came upon Mandeville.” the 3 males stared on the drawing, yet from the clean expressions on their faces, none of them well-known the visage. that's, until eventually Aunt Estes glanced up from the night paper. She’d been buried within the gossip column and had grew to become down Mrs. Delaney’s repast till she’d made up our minds who the “Lady S” pointed out there may be. “Who is that this you're looking for?” She.
imagine by means of the tip of the night you could leisure guaranteed you'll find my corporation such a lot compelling.” With a waggle of his brows, or with what she suspected he tried to cross off as allure, he attempted pulling her nearer. She plucked her hand again, hiding it within the folds of her skirt. Later she’d scrub it fresh with lye cleaning soap, yet without delay she in basic terms desired to again clear of his advances. yet they’d deliberate their assault good, for under too speedy, Georgie stumbled on herself pinned to the wall. Commander.
Chest. not one of the treasures in the home inspired her or held her of their wealthy thrall, nor the cash he’d provided her, now scattered at the ground like crumbs for the birds in Hyde Park. No, she’d came across pleasure within the components of him that almost all within the ton could have snubbed or misunderstood. So who was once this lady who enjoyed the ocean? Who longed for the points of interest that also introduced gooseflesh to his fingers even now, finally those years of boating? Georgie touched and understood part of him that not anyone.
by way of the truth that he used to be their parent, the selfsame guy who had positioned a clause in her marriage papers that acknowledged if she have been not able to marry Lord Harris, package may possibly stand in her position. really great, certainly! “No extra, package. I don’t are looking to talk about this topic to any extent further. Don’t you take note what Captain Taft continually said?” “A send has no secrets,” equipment dutifully repeated. “Aye, no secrets,” Georgie proven. “If we're to carry directly to ours, we must never speak about our parent, no longer the following. no longer.
Him. “Her captain used to be a guy by way of the identify of Dubois.” It used to be a typical adequate surname that maybe it's going to fulfill Mandeville. “I’ve met him,” the pompously idiotic Bertrand claimed, as he reached for the decanter and refilled his glass. “Never idea a lot of him, even though. Too susceptible to panic.” “And what occurred to the ship?” Mandeville requested. “The bad Médée?” Georgie acknowledged, additionally shaking her head at Bertrand’s provide of cognac. “After Captain Danvers and his staff pillaged the shipment and.