By Grace Burrowes
She's stuck among a rake and sure ruin…
Felicity Worthington's merely wish of keeping off poverty—or worse—is to just accept her far-off cousin's doubtful bequest…a thriving, high-class brothel. Felicity has ninety days to persuade her cousin's solicitors that Gareth Alexander has taught her the artwork of exciting a guy, notwithstanding she's extra drawn to the gentleman she glimpses underneath Gareth's debauched airs, than within the rake he's become.
In the company of love…How a lot may still he train her?
Gareth Alexander, Marquis of Heathgate, has little incentive to aid a spinster discover ways to deal with a brothel—except that the choices for the prim, lovely omit Worthington are even worse. His resistance to instructing Felicity easy methods to be a madam leaves Gareth thinking about if the dignity he'd idea lengthy lifeless nonetheless survives, and if that honor permits him to yield to the lady's ruinous scheme…and to their shared wants.
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However, it didn’t hurt her selfconfidence to confront him looking her best. “You look like a princess,” Emma said, making a deep curtsey. ” She reverently presented a turban made of matching blue silk. Josie stepped back. ” “But it goes with the outfit,” Emma sputtered. that thing,” Josie said, staring at 32 Hundred Year Rake internals 7/17/07 7:10 PM Page 33 hundreds of years to reform a rake the ornate concoction of silk, feathers, and ribbons. Hats made her claustrophobic, panicky. “My head sweats,”she explained.
Pulling a paisley shawl from the trunk, Emma draped it over one shoulder. She wiggled, and the gold fringe danced in response. “Don’t you just love fringe,” she cooed. Even though Josie’s personal taste ran to tailored suits and crisp cotton shirts, she didn’t want to dampen Emma’s excitement. “It’s lovely,” she said with a weak smile. “I’ll get all this put away as soon as we get you dressed,” Emma said. She threw the shawl on top of the growing pile of fabric on the bed and stuck her head back into the large trunk.
29 Hundred Year Rake internals 7/17/07 7:10 PM Page 30 laurie brown Emma seemed to catch the not so subtle hint. She returned to the bed and sorted through the mounds of material. Under Amelia’s direction, the maid selected a chemise and handed it to Josie. Josie examined what had passed for underwear in a previous century, sort of a short nightgown with a drawstring neckline and tiny puffed sleeves. She stepped behind the dressing screen. The soft material of the chemise caressed her skin as she shimmied it on, but the matter of the ghost preyed upon her mind.
Gareth: Lord of Rakes (Lonely Lords, Book 6) by Grace Burrowes