By Julianne MacLean
Clara Wilson has come the entire technique to London to transparent her identify (after her wilfulness has left her rather unweddable around the ocean). yet ahead of she even has an opportunity to coaching her curtsey, she stumbles into the fingers of Seger Wolfe, Marquess of Rawdon. Clara hasn't ever felt love sooner than, yet she has without doubt whilst she meets the Marquess that this is often what it appears like. Too undesirable love is the very last thing on her mind—she's right here to discover a husband, no longer a rake.
Every sturdy gossip understands that the notoriously filthy rich Marquess enjoyed and misplaced years in the past, and few have ignored the way in which his damaged middle drove him from society ballrooms into society women' bedrooms. but if he meets the lost Clara Wilson at one of many town's ever-so-scandalous mystery balls, the will he feels for her is simply too robust, and it pulls him again into the swirl of aristocratic London. Now he unearths himself competing for the guts of the beside the point attractiveness, and risking his personal middle within the online game.
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He’d never smelled a perfume quite like it before, only on her, and it brought back all kinds of fullbodied recollections about touching her and tasting her in the dark. Kissing that lush, open mouth. Caressing the soft, supple skin just below her earlobe. Then having it all cut short. He felt the immediate stir of a lingering, unfulfilled arousal, but knew better than to let it take hold. He shifted the direction of his thoughts. She was with a friend tonight instead of the older woman from the week before.
She placed her gloved hand in his. He led her onto the floor and stepped into a slow waltz. They danced for a moment or two before he finally spoke. ” Stifling her surprise and struggling to gather her wits, she cleared her throat. ” She couldn’t believe how calm she’d managed to sound on the outside when she was squealing like a schoolgirl on the inside. “I have, along with everyone else. ” She raised her chin. “I assure you, it was not my aim to attract so much attention, and I was quite surprised by all of it.
He sighed against her cheek. “That was the most enchanting kiss I’ve had in . . I don’t know how long. ” He pressed his lips to hers again, deepening the kiss, closing in on her with his whole body, and sending a sweet pounding arousal straight to her core. She wrapped her arms around his neck and reveled in the pleasure of his hot, moist mouth, while she tried to ignore her conscience, scrambling helter-skelter to dig in its heels. Groping for self-restraint, Clara managed to drag her lips away for a moment.
An Affair Most Wicked by Julianne MacLean