By Anne Gracie
"The speeding Mr. Hugo Devenish had come to London on an enormous challenge: to avoid his blameless nephew from marrying an improper younger heiress. He'd by no means anticipated to be trounced upon by means of the main notorious thief on the town! All society was once agog on the rash of burglaries being devoted through the mysterious Chinaman, yet Hugo's cognizance was once diverted as soon as he was once brought to his nephew's heiress, the interesting leave out equipment Singleton. Hugo discovered himself totally enchanted. yet her doubtful historical past gave upward push to the suspicion that leave out Singleton was once in some way attached to the infamous thief. And Hugo may basically desire to discover Kit's many secrets and techniques, earlier than the winsome good looks controlled to scouse borrow his heart!
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Perhaps they are a Germanic tribe that went east instead of west—they claim to be descendants of Alexander the Great and his men. "The Kafir languages are the damnedest ones I've ever come across, every valley with a different dialect. " He gave his cousin a laughing glance. " "Clearly they are people of great good sense," Sara said serenely, refusing to rise to her cousin's bait. " Ross bit his lower lip thoughtfully. "I never grew proficient enough in the language to be sure, but I had the impression that Peregrine was not a native son of Kafiristan.
Weldon drew her into his arms and sealed their betrothal with a kiss. Sara had guessed that this was coming and prepared herself. She had reached the age of twenty-seven with little experience of kissing, much less what came after. As his powerful arms pulled her against the starched linen of his shirt, she decided that his embrace was not so bad, though rather engulfing. Perhaps in time she would come to enjoy kissing. Then his tongue slipped between her lips into her mouth, and she stiffened.
Europe fascinated him. He asked questions constantly, absorbing every word like a sponge. "He must have put what he learned to good use,because when our paths crossed again two years ago in Cairo, he had left Kafiristan and become a very wealthy trader, with interests throughout the Orient. " Ross gave Sara a smile of cherubic innocence. " "Your tales always raise more questions than they answer," she commented, her eyes twinkling. " "I was hoping you would say that, for if you receive him, everyone will.
An Honorable Thief by Anne Gracie