By Sara Reinke
Charlotte Engle unearths herself at the flawed finish of a pistol while her trainer is stopped by way of infamous highwaymen, the Black Trio. even though Charlotte survives the stumble upon none the more serious for put on, her mom, girl Epping, makes a decision Charlotte is wanting a husband to guard her. Charlotte is vulnerable to agree purely while brought to Kenley Fairfax. Kenley is captivating and good-looking, a tender lord with a sordid prior and a name for difficulty. He’s simply the type to strike Charlotte’s fancy—and horrify her mom. while girl Epping arranges a wedding to an unbearable cad, even though, Kenley involves her rescue stating she has already agreed to marry him. Kenley charms and excites Charlotte greater than any guy she has ever met, yet can she particularly marry a person she has identified below per week? a guy with secrets and techniques in his existence he retains fiercely guarded? let alone one her mom despises? The nearer Charlotte attracts to the reality approximately Kenley, the extra she realizes he may be in a position to way more treachery than she had believed attainable, and the extra she reveals herself considering an internet of deceit that comes with late-night conspiracies, road theft, cold-blooded homicide, and—most unforeseen of all—love.
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1 1 1 After breakfast, James invited Charlotte for a walk through her mother’s garden. Charlotte did not want 33 to go, but she was in Lady Epping’s house, and any disregard of courteous protocol would be unaccepted. She did her best, however, oﬀering the excuse of the damp morning chill, but neither James nor Lady Epping proved dissuaded. “Darling, draw a redingote on and tuck your hands in a muﬀ,” Lady Epping said. ” Charlotte hunkered her shoulders in miserable resignation. As she drew her redingote about her in the foyer, she spared Reilly a glance.
His clothing was well-tailored to his form; the long, embroidered ﬂaps of his justicoat and underlying waist- 51 coat accentuated his long legs and slim hips, while the arrangement of his cravat, the lapels of his jacket drew one’s gaze to notice the length of his neck, the full breadth of his shoulders. He wore a fashionable campaign wig dyed a few shades of brown lighter than his own true hue, to judge by his brows. He was quite possibly the most striking man Charlotte had ever seen. “Lord Theydon,” Reilly said, oﬀering his hand.
It is only your stubborn resolve that keeps you refusing me,” he said. ” I am the son of the Earl of Essex,” he continued. “Any noble daughter would grovel to see my attentions turned to them. And yet, mine remain ﬁ xed upon you. ” “And you know nothing else about me, for all of the years we have been acquainted,” Charlotte said. He blinked at her in surprise. ” he asked. She frowned at him and he laughed. “Oh, now, unknit that threatening, unkind brow,” he said. ” “No, you were not,” she said.
An Unexpected Engagement by Sara Reinke