By Celeste Bradley
"**AND THEN COMES MARRIAGE**
After years of being a quiet, dutiful spouse, the lately widowed Mrs. Miranda Talbot is eventually unfastened to do as she pleases. As an enticing lady of self reliant ability at a time whilst few ladies are, Miranda is without notice turning heads throughout London. while she meets the rushing Mr. Castor Worthington, she is swept away by way of his ardour. Is he too solid to be precise?
Little does Miranda comprehend that there's extra to Castor than meets the attention. in truth, he's a dual. Castor's brother, additionally a proven bachelor, takes his romantic pursuits-and rivals-very heavily. whilst Castor discovers Miranda is being courted by means of his personal dual, his aggressive nature takes over. Who may be the one to win Miranda's hand and middle? The race to claim *I do *is approximately to begin...
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Zum Jammern ist es jetzt zu spät. Das Kohlebecken wird gebraucht. « Margaretha stemmte die Hände in die Hüften, so wie sie es oft bei ihrer Mutter gesehen hatte, wenn diese mit Männern sprach. Van Holten wies mit dem Kopf zur Webstube. »Dort ist Bast. Ja, es zieht dort oben. «, fragte Margaretha. « Er rülpste, hielt sich verschämt lächelnd die Hand vor den Mund. Die Branntweinfahne schien vor ihm im Raum zu stehen. Angewidert wandte Margaretha den Kopf ab. Sie drückte sich an van Holten vorbei, lief die Treppe empor.
Sie blieb an der Tür stehen, schüttelte verzweifelt den Kopf. Mijnheer van Holten schien dort seinen Rausch auszuschlafen. Immer noch oder vielleicht schon den nächsten. Unmöglich konnte sie das Zimmer betreten. Was sollte sie tun? Katrinchen war abweisend und keine Hilfe, Gretje hatte alle Hände voll zu schaffen und würde eine Störung mit Unbill quittieren. Das Mädchen trat von dem einen Fuß auf den anderen, schaute sich unsicher um, aber es gab nichts, kein Zeichen oder Hinweis, der ihr weiterhalf.
Es war eine stürmische Oktobernacht im Jahr 1677. Der Wind heulte durch die Gassen in Krefeld, das Laub der Bäume wurde, Vogelschwärmen gleich, zwischen den Häusern hindurchgejagt. Immer wieder verdunkelten dichte, tiefhängende Wolken den vollen Mond, der knapp über der Stadtmauer zu hängen schien. « Die Mutter schüttelte sanft Margarethas Schulter. « Margaretha rieb sich verwirrt über die Augen. « Ihre Mutter hielt die Kerze hoch, schützte die flackernde Flamme mit der Hand vor dem Windzug, der durch die Ritzen des Fensters drang.
And Then Comes Marriage (Worthington, Book 2) by Celeste Bradley