The Perils of Pursuing a Prince (Desperate Debutantes, Book by Julia London
By Julia London
From New York Times bestselling writer Julia London comes the second one novel in her irresistibly romantic determined Debutantes trilogy, during which 3 abruptly destitute aristocratic younger women needs to hotel to determined potential to take care of appearances...and locate the husbands in their goals.
girl Greer Fairchild's basically desire of averting marriage to the 1st bidder lies in touring into the untamed Welsh nation-state looking for an inheritance she's uncertain even exists -- one reportedly managed by way of Rhodrick Glendower, Earl of Radnor, often referred to as the Prince of Powys. Rumor has it that the prince is tough, ruthless -- even a assassin. yet Greer by no means imagined that the brute could refuse to enable her depart his distant fort till she has confirmed her identification. Or that she could locate herself powerfully interested in this passionately virile guy whose gruff demeanor belies a proud and sensual nature. The extra Greer falls lower than his spell, the extra decided she turns into to solve the secrets and techniques of her Welsh historical past and the secret surrounding the darkish prince who dares her to develop into his spouse and princess.
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No. There is no middle ground, Miss Fairchild. ” Lord God, how she despised him! “All right,” she snapped. “Very well. ” He frowned. ” she insisted. He studied her a moment before stalking to his desk. He opened a drawer and withdrew a piece of vellum, which he slapped down on top of the desk so hard that his dogs lifted their heads. He gestured to the seat and the inkwell, then stepped back and bowed low. This time, Greer did not hesitate—she marched across the room, sweeping past him and taking a seat at his desk.
Percy is most brave in the face of this monster and protects me against his churlishness. Yours, G. She looked up at the prince, who was waiting impatiently, judging by the way he kept glancing at his watch. She picked up a blotter and blotted the excess ink, then carefully folded the vellum and dashed off the names of her cousins and the directions to Downey House in London, where she knew Phoebe would be. For all she knew—and feared—Ava could be in the country now. She picked it up, waving it violently around to dry it quickly, then sealed it with a bit of wax.
Percy smiled sympathetically at her. “Greer, dearest. When we‟ve settled this wretched business with the prince, I shall replace your trinket with a thousand. ” He dipped down, so that he was eye level with her. ” she asked, uncertain how an engagement to Percy would change the prince‟s feelings about her inheritance. ” “But I…I don‟t…” “And I won‟t be able to bear it if you refuse me,” he continued. With a kiss to her forehead, he rose up. “I cannot bear to be away from you for even a day, much less a lifetime,” he added, and kissed her on the lips.