A Dark and Brooding Gentleman (Gentlemen of Disrepute, Book by Margaret McPhee

By Margaret McPhee

SHE’S BEEN WARNED approximately males LIKE HIM... Sebastian Hunter has proven his final hand on the card desk. Nights as soon as spent womanising and playing are actually spent in the dead of night shadows of Blackloch corridor, staring out onto the wild, windswept Scottish moors. that's until eventually the mysterious Phoebe Allardyce – his mother’s new and much too lovely spouse – interrupts his brooding. After catching her thieving, the grasp of the home has no selection yet to maintain a detailed eye in this provocative little temptress... gents of Disrepute Rebellious rule-breakers, able to wed!

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D. P. Macbeth was once born and raised in New England and has lived in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Vermont and New Hampshire. He wrote this novel for his spouse in achievement of a promise he made to her once they attended university jointly in Vermont. The depictions of Australia are encouraged through work journeys to Sydney and Melbourne. The vistas of the good Ocean street, in particular Apollo Bay and Airey's Inlet have been brought to him by means of his son who lives within the Dandenong Mountains overlooking Victoria's Yarra Valley.

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Indeed. ” Why did her eyes suddenly shine with such fervor? And why did she think it was any of her business? These younger girls lacked decorum. Perhaps that was the reason his mother had a young lover. The man couldn‟t tolerate the silliness of those new to the ballrooms. ” She laughed, a high, tinkling, irritating sound. The echo of childhood. They were nearly to the bottom of the stairs when his gaze fell on Jayne. Now there was a woman. Young, but mature. No silly giggling, no tittering.

She narrowed her eyes. “I thought you meant a creature. ” Oh, the man! She wanted to stomp her feet, shake him, make him behave. But she did nothing except express her displeasure with words. ” “It is Lady Walfort to you. ” With that, she turned on her heel and marched back to the house. The man was insufferable. And yet for the span of a heartbeat there, as she gazed into his eyes, felt the touch of his fingers, she‟d yearned . . for exactly what, she did not wish to acknowledge. But it had been a good long while since she‟d yearned for anything that even remotely resembled a dream.

On the way up, her breasts might brush against his chest. Her nipples puckered painfully with the thought. Perhaps he was right, perhaps she was a coward. She shook her head. ” He grabbed the reins of both horses, leading them, while she strolled beside him. “Are you certain you can manage with your foot—” “It was only a momentary discomfort. ” And she would. If it killed her. For the longest time, the most courageous woman Ainsley had ever known was his mother. She‟d married young, at sixteen, a man far older than she, the Earl of Westcliffe.

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