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By Stephanie Laurens

Marriage is out of the query! A winning horse breeder and self-proclaimed rake, Harry Lester samples girls like wines. yet after having his middle trampled upon through somebody he really enjoyed, he has no goal of falling for a girl back, not to mention be ensnared by means of the catch of marriage. Now, with a wide inheritance to his identify, Harry is aware that he'd top begin operating from London's matchmaking moms and widows. Harry heads for the racing city of Newmarket, simply to come across Mrs. Lucinda Babbacombe, a gorgeous, autonomous widow. And prior to he is aware it, Harry vows to guard Lucinda from the city choked with lonely playing males, regardless of her refusal to just accept his numerous bargains of support. Lucinda is amazing -- an clever, delicate, marriage beneficial girl -- yet will Harry permit himself be taken prisoner during this such a lot passionate of traps?

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Lucinda grasped the moment to study him. He was intent on observation, green eyes’ keenly assessing, shrewdly calculating. For an instant, she saw him clearly, his features unguarded. He was a man who, despite all other distractions in his life, was totally devoted to his chosen path. He turned his head at that moment. Their eyes met, their gazes locked. He was standing on the step below her so her eyes were almost level with his. For a moment, he said nothing, then his lips twisted wryly. Lucinda suppressed a delicate shiver.

Determined to rise to the occasion, she graciously thanked his lordship. ” His lordship was quite taken. html Lucinda blinked at him. Harry reached for her elbow and drew her to his side. He nodded at his strapper. ” With a last lingering look for Lucinda, Thistledown was led away. Lord Norwich and the rest of the crowd turned away, already intent on the next race. Still conscious of the fading thrill, Lucinda looked around, then cast a glance upwards. Harry smiled. “And you have my heartfelt thanks, too, my dear.

Master Gerald arrived half an hour ago. ” Harry’s lips twitched. ” He made an almost imperceptible adjustment to the folds of his crisply white cravat. ” Harry met Fergus’s eyes in the mirror. ” He let his lids fall, veiling his eyes. ” “Sir Henry and Lady Dalrymple, Squire Moffat and Mrs. Moffat, Mr. Butterworth Mr. ” When Harry stood stock still, green eyes hooded, his expression utterly blank, Fergus added, “And Mrs. ” Regaining his equilibrium, momentarily shaken, Harry reset tied the gold pin in his cravat.

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