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+óeoeYou are reckless, proud, spoiled and everything I dislike!+óe
For Lord Henry Marlow, the future Earl of Barrington, life is for living before he accepts his duty. No wager is too risky or challenge too dangerous +óe" until a racing injury forces the Barrington heir to return home and prepare for his destiny. But the one thing Henry will not do is bow to his parents+óe(tm) wishes and propose to his childhood friend and neighbour, beautiful Alethea Forth. And he+óe(tm)ll not put up with her disapproving sister, Susan, either, no matter how much he enjoys their verbal sparring+óe-ª
Kind-hearted, bookish Susan Forth has always thought Henry arrogant and self-centred, and has never hidden her dislike of the rogue! But this injured, vulnerable Henry reluctantly brings out her natural compassion, and a shocking desire for the man who is expected to marry her sister! A stolen kiss leads to a forbidden passion +óe" and for the first time in her life, Susan knows what it+óe(tm)s like to be reckless +óe" with a man who is finally learning to care.
But when tragedy strikes, their secret love is all that holds them together +óe" and could tear their lives apart+óe-ª