Today I thought I’d share a snippet from my latest release A Sinful Education. Enjoy!
“So tell me, Lord Avonlea, have you heard the news yet?” The marchioness raised her eyebrows, sipping on her wine.
He imagined she was making reference to the Duke of Downsbury’s return. The very thought of the man made him gag.
Nathaniel cleared his throat, obviously hoping to deter his relentless wife, but the woman continued.
“His grace, the useless and deplorable Duke of Downsbury, has returned to town, and he is apparently still in the marriage mart, something I hear you have in common with him.”
Christ. His mother had certainly spread the word he was looking for a wife. He looked up to find Emily glaring at him. She pursed her lips, a crimson flush sweeping across her cheeks. When their eyes met, she turned away. “Yes, I have heard he has returned, and while I disapprove of his being permitted to find a new bride so soon, it is hardly a matter any one of us can control.”
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