A Scandalous Marriage by Cathy Maxwell

By Cathy Maxwell

Leah Carrollton had goals of meeting—and marrying—the ideal guy. Then a scandalous affair resulted in abandonment, and she or he left London instead of face her shame. without one to show to, Leah ran away to the rustic. unexpectedly Devon Marshall, Viscount Huxhold, strides into her existence, enveloping her in his robust embody and delivering her an opportunity to recapture what she'd misplaced. inheritor to at least one of England's so much honorable titles, Devon has spent his existence breaking the rules—and giving Leah and her fatherless baby his identify is only one extra strategy to flaunt conference. yet Devon discovers Leah tantalizes him as no different lady ever has, making him lengthy for the entire candy bliss that marriage has to supply. yet can a wedding made in scandal develop into a happily-ever-after affair? Leah Carrollton had desires of meeting—and marrying—the excellent guy. Then a scandalous affair resulted in abandonment, and he or she left London instead of face her shame. with out one to show to, Leah ran away to the rustic. by surprise Devon Marshall, Viscount Huxhold, strides into her lifestyles, enveloping her in his powerful include and delivering her an opportunity to recapture what she'd misplaced. inheritor to at least one of England's such a lot honorable titles, Devon has spent his existence breaking the rules—and giving Leah and her fatherless baby his identify is only one extra strategy to flaunt conference. yet Devon discovers Leah tantalizes him as no different girl ever has, making him lengthy for the entire candy bliss that marriage has to supply. yet can a wedding made in scandal turn into a happily-ever-after affair?Leah Carrollton had goals of meeting—and marrying—the ideal guy. Then a scandalous affair resulted in abandonment, and he or she left London instead of face her shame. without one to show to, Leah ran away to the rustic. suddenly Devon Marshall, Viscount Huxhold, strides into her existence, enveloping her in his powerful include and supplying her an opportunity to recapture what she'd misplaced. inheritor to at least one of England's so much honorable titles, Devon has spent his existence breaking the rules—and giving Leah and her fatherless baby his identify is only one extra technique to flaunt conference. yet Devon discovers Leah tantalizes him as no different girl ever has, making him lengthy for all of the candy bliss that marriage has to provide. yet can a wedding made in scandal develop into a happily-ever-after affair?

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Devon sank down on the pillows, holding the wine glass on one bent leg. He thought of Julian boasting, basking in the attention of anyone who would listen to him. Of Leah’s head bowed in prayer…and the straightness of her back as she sat in church…and the way she stood a little apart from the other debutantes. “They want to be respected,” he said slowly. ” Devon frowned. “Of course not. Few people accept the Carrolltons since the racing accident, even though it happened two decades ago. ” Devon agreed with growing ela- A SCANDALOUS MARRIAGE / 37 tion.

They turned at the corner. His pace leisurely, Devon approached the corner and then hesitated when he realized where they were headed. Miss Carrollton and her maid had started up the steps of a church to join a number of other ladies and gentlemen, dressed in their Sunday finest, who already greeted the curate standing at the door. Catching sight of Miss Carrollton, the ruddy-faced young churchman welcomed her enthusiastically as though the two were not strangers. And was it Devon’s imagination, or did the fellow hold her proffered hand just a tad too long for politeness?

He had just been given the cut direct by a Carrollton. The gauntlet had been thrown down. He accepted the challenge. 26 / Cathy Maxwell With a hunter’s instinct, he followed in the wake of the two women. They turned at the corner. His pace leisurely, Devon approached the corner and then hesitated when he realized where they were headed. Miss Carrollton and her maid had started up the steps of a church to join a number of other ladies and gentlemen, dressed in their Sunday finest, who already greeted the curate standing at the door.

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