By Judith Ivory
A Dutiful HeartAs befitting her identify, wonderful publish Channing-Downes used to be the correct, obedient spouse of an getting older marquess -- till her husband's demise left her penniless and alone...with one final marital legal responsibility to meet. Entrusted with offering a small black field to its rightful proprietor, she calls upon Graham Wessit, the infamous Earl of Netham, existence has been ceaselessly marred by means of rumor and scandal. yet Graham wishes not anything to do with a bequest from the fellow he holds accountable for his smash -- or with thebewitching emissary who brings it. within the face of breathtaking erotic secret -- within the throes of an infected ardour unbeckoned yet very unlikely to disclaim -- a rogue's hardened center might be undone through love...and a staidbeauty in straits may perhaps research the beautiful, sensuous freedom of hand over.