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By Jillian Hunter
The English island known as Abandon, enshrouded in old legend, has been domestic to warriors in addition to captivating girls -- and none extra spellbinding than beautiful Morwenna Halliwell. made up our minds to struggle while Abandon is available to the top bidder, Morwenna confronts the enemy: the Earl of Pentargon, Anthony Hartstone -- or "Lord Heart-of-Stone" as she indignantly calls him. but little does Morwenna discover she's going to quickly be compelled to marry the forbidding lord who holds her destiny in his powerful arms. Anthony arrogantly dismisses Morwenna and her litany of court cases opposed to him -- the entire whereas attracted to her good looks and braveness. but if hazard confronts Morwenna, Anthony is familiar with he needs to name upon all his strength to guard the blameless pass over he wants. it truly is as much as him to unmask the villain who threatens her, and in addition to persuade his bride that he's no longer her opponent -- yet her so much passionate and dedicated admirer.
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Elliott glanced over at Pentargon. “No, well, not him directly, thank God, but close enough. ” She stumbled over a stone in her unlaced boots, steadying herself against the massive shoulder of Pentargon’s stallion. “There’s soot all over your hands. A fire—no, not Emily. ” Elliott rubbed his face, his fingers streaked black. “The farmhouse was vandalized. I think all the cats are fine. Emily is hysterical but unharmed. I gather she had been out at the post office and interrupted the vandals. ” Anthony dismounted, already in charge of the situation.
Oh, never mind. What is the point in begging your help? ” “You are not going to handle anything, Miss Halliwell, except, I hope, your own composure. ” “His lordship is right, Morwenna,” Sir Dunstan said as he entered the room. “We cannot rush to accuse when we have no proof. ” “A total stranger would have no reason to do this,” she said, her gaze locking with Anthony’s. ” he said quietly. “Lying down with a vinegar cloth on her head,” Elliott said. He was staring at the scorched drawing Morwenna had plucked from the coals.
He said nothing, staring into the sea cave behind them as lacy surf foamed around his boots. “I suppose you think that is silly,” she said. ” He turned his head, his expression unfathomable. ” “I’m not sure how it happened. ” She shook a wedge of sand from her skirts. ” He stared at her. ” Morwenna picked up a periwinkle and gently placed it in a rock pool. “I’m afraid so. It seems to be a family affliction—uncles, aunts, cousins, going back for ages. But as for my sisters, well, Mallory was born on Beltane, Meredyth on Samhain, and I on Midsummer Eve.
Abandon by Jillian Hunter