By Cathy Maxwell
Woman Julia Markham was once the toast of London Society -- until eventually an ill-advised tried elopement led to betrayal and left her reliable identify in tatters. Now ruined, penniless, and determined, she has agreed to wed the magnetic and doubtless harmful Brader Wolf. A rushing, phenomenally profitable self-made businessman, Brader wishes this union to assist achieve him access into the drawing rooms of the aristocracy, not anything extra. Julia, besides the fact that, is a lady of infrequent ardour and bold, irresistibly interested in this enigmatic, infuriating guy, and no mere marriage of mutual comfort will do. yet how a long way will the lively attractiveness need to visit fulfill a middle that would accept at the very least the affection of an entire life?
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What would he say if he knew her innermost secret desire? The desire she dared not voice to Brader Wolf, her family, or any other human—was the desire for a child, a babe of her own to love and nurture, a babe to give all the love she had never had in this world. She wanted a chance to start over. Wolf stepped back, drawing her attention to him. “Done, Lady Julia, done. Although Danescourt is heavily mortgaged. Oh, yes,” he said to her unspoken question, anticipating it accurately, “I’ve had a thorough accounting of all Markham’s holdings.
A hint of a smile played at the corners of the solicitor’s mouth. Harry, Julia noted, had the good grace to blush hotly. Wolf didn’t notice. ” His tone was quiet, courteous. Two of Myers’s clerks jumped to do as Brader Wolf requested, not even waking Rufus in the process. Wolf did not look up from the papers he’d started to review but added, “And the dog, Daniel. ” So! He did realize they were present. Lady 26 Cathy Maxwell Markham mutely handed her precious Maestro over to the third clerk. Wolf’s deep voice filled the room as he went over the marriage contract point by point, giving Julia ample opportunity to study this man who would be her husband.
Feeling her knees start to shake, she clasped her hands tightly, willing herself to remain calm and equally in control. “In private,” she amended, pleased her voice didn’t tremble. “Now see here, me girl,” her father blustered, but Julia cut him off. ” Lord Markham started to respond, but he was interrupted by Brader Wolf’s deep voice. ” “I apologize for this, Wolf. ” Through clenched teeth, her father aimed his next comment directly toward Julia. ” “I am sure I will not either, my lord,” Wolf agreed, the hint of a smile tugging at the corner of his mouth.