By Tessa Dare
"** *When a devilish lord and a bluestocking trigger at the street to ruin... time isn't really on their side.* **
Minerva Highwood, one in every of Spindle Cove's proven spinsters, should be in Scotland.
Colin Sandhurst, Lord Payne, a rake of the 1st order, must be... at any place yet Spindle Cove.
These not going companions have one week to
• pretend an elopement
• persuade friends and family they're in ""love""
• outrun armed robbers
• continue to exist their worst nightmares
• trip 400 miles with no killing every one other
All whereas sharing a truly small carriage through day and an excellent smaller mattress through evening.
What they don't have time for is their becoming appeal. less wild ardour. And heaven forbid they spend beneficial hours baring their hearts and souls.
Suddenly one week sounds like precisely adequate time to discover a global of difficulty. And maybe... simply maybe... love.
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Dead silence greeted him. Elise blinked twice more and then the ﬁght seemed to leave her, seeping away until she went limp and pliant against him. Yet Gray found that he couldn’t continue his plan. He couldn’t just push her aside to go after Eduard. He felt the warmth of her palm, still resting, forgotten, on his chest; it burned through his cloak and SECRET VOWS 47 shirt, holding him captive far more effectively than any steel shackle or metal bars might have. The curve of her breast and hips, pressed so intimately along his body in her struggles, branded him with heat.
Only a man who had access, power, and the right given him by law to exert such force could be responsible for the deed. And only one man ﬁt that description, so far as Gray knew. ” He murmured it half as a statement and half as a question. His wife’s silence gave him the conﬁrmation he needed. Releasing her, Gray stalked to the door, preparing SECRET VOWS 45 to hunt down and drag the bastard from his bed, King Henry’s sanctions be damned. But before he could pull back on the wooden slab, Elise cried out and threw herself against him to block his access.
Still, she needed to perform her toilette before a maidservant arrived who might see her bruises and talk of them to the others at the castle. She’d just slipped on a mulberry linen kirtle when the door creaked open. Catherine glimpsed an older woman’s face a moment before it disappeared again behind the portal. “Pardon, milady,” her voice came gruff from the hall. “ ’Tis Mariah. ” “Aye. ” Catherine adjusted the ﬁtted wrist of her smock so that it peeked from beneath the kirtle’s long, pointed sleeve.
A Week to Be Wicked (Spindle Cove, Book 2) by Tessa Dare