By Laurie Brown
A latest occupation girl beat back in time into the glittering Regency interval and the fingers of an unscrupulous rake…Josephine Drummond is a certified paranormal researcher (aka, a ghostbuster) employed to turn out that the ghost of Lord Deverell Thornton, the very good-looking Earl and a infamous rake in his time, haunts the crumbling Waite fortress. however the ghost drags Josephine again to the Regency interval to assist him attempt to hinder the swindle that impoverished the Earl and threatens to show his citadel right into a such a lot undignifiedmodern-day vacationer attraction.Josephine has to deal with being a latest profession girl attempting to navigate the complicated social scene of the Regency interval, ascertain nobody discovers her genuine id and unmask a charlatan. yet all of those are more uncomplicated than resisting her indisputable allure to the Earl, who's sincerely decided to brush her off her ft.
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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.
Hundreds of Years to Reform a Rake by Laurie Brown