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By Judith McNaught
Number one bestselling writer Judith McNaught dazzles with this liked romantic vintage, “one of the simplest ever” (Rendezvous), during which defiant hearts conflict over a livid conflict of wills in a wonderful age of chivalry.
Abducted from her convent institution, headstrong Scottish good looks Jennifer Merrick doesn't simply quit to Royce Westmoreland, Duke of Claymore. often called “The Wolf,” his very identify moves terror within the hearts of his enemies. yet proud Jennifer can have not anything to do with the fierce English warrior who holds her captive, this good-looking rogue who scoffs her together with his blazing vanity. Boldly she demanding situations his will—until the evening he is taking her in his robust embody, awakening in her an impossible to resist starvation. And all of sudden Jennifer unearths herself ensnared in a bewildering web…a seductive, harmful capture of satisfaction, ardour, loyalty, and overwhelming love.
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And in that halcyon atmosphere of laughter and leisure, this travesty had began. as though she may by some means switch occasions via reliving them in her brain, Jennifer closed her eyes, and abruptly she used to be there back within the little clearing with the youngsters, her head thoroughly lined with the hoodman's hood… "Where are you, Tom MacGivern? " she referred to as out, groping approximately with outstretched hands, pretending she could not find the guffawing nine-year-old boy, who her ears informed her used to be just a foot away on her correct. Grinning underneath the concealing hood, she assumed the pose of a vintage "monster" through retaining her hands excessive in entrance of her, her arms unfold like claws, and commenced to stomp approximately, calling in a deep, ominous voice, "You cannot get away me, Tom MacGivern. " "Ha! " he shouted from her correct. "You'll no' locate me, hoodman! " "Yes, i'm going to! " Jenny threatened, then intentionally grew to become to her left, which prompted gales of laughter to erupt from the youngsters who have been hiding at the back of bushes and crouching beside timber. "I've bought you! " Jenny shouted triumphantly a couple of minutes later as she swooped down upon a fleeing, laughing baby, catching a small wrist in her hand. Breathless and guffawing, Jenny yanked off her hood to work out whom she'd captured, senseless of the pink gold hair tumbling down over her shoulders and palms. "You received Mary! " the youngsters crowed delightedly. "Mary's the hoodman now! " The little five-year-old lady appeared up at Jenny, her hazel eyes broad and anxious, her skinny physique shivering with worry. "Please," she whispered, clinging to Jenny's leg, "I—I now not are looking to put on th' hood—'Twill be darkish inside of it. Do I acquired to put on it? " Smiling reassuringly, Jenny tenderly smoothed Mary's hair off her skinny face. "Not in case you don't need. " "I'm afeert of the dark," Mary confided unnecessarily, her slim shoulders drooping with disgrace. Sweeping her up into her fingers, Jenny hugged her tightly. "Everybody is scared of something," she stated and teasingly further, "Why, i am afraid of—of frogs! " The cheating admission made the little lady laugh. "Frogs! " she repeated, "I likes frogs! they do not sceer me 'tall. " "There, you see—" Jenny stated as she reduced her to the floor. "You're very courageous. Braver than I! " "Lady Jenny is afeart of foolish of frogs," Mary instructed the crowd of youngsters as they ran ahead. "No she isn—" younger Tom all started, quickly to upward push to the security of the attractive girl Jenny who, regardless of her lofty rank, used to be constantly as much as anything—including hitching up her skirts and wading within the pond to assist him trap a fats bullfrog—or hiking up a tree, speedy as a cat, to rescue little Will who was once afraid to return down. Tom silenced at Jenny's pleading glance and argued not more approximately her alleged worry of frogs. "I'll put on the hood," he volunteered, observing adoringly on the seventeen-year-old woman who wore the somber dress of a amateur nun, yet who was once now not one, and who, in addition, definitely did not act like one. Why, final Sunday throughout the priest's lengthy sermon, woman Jenny's head had nodded ahead, and in simple terms Tom's loud, fake coughing within the bench at the back of her had woke up her in time for her to flee detection by means of the sharp-eyed abbess.