By Sara Bennett
One depraved evening . . .
Lady Portia Ellerslie, dearest confidante to Queen Victoria and a lady of impeccable breeding, regularly would not dream of dallying in Aphrodite's membership, London's so much specific and erotic bordello. yet one lonely evening she unearths whatever attractive in regards to the proposal of a wild stumble upon within the infamous hothouse. wearing a bold, dangerously low-cut scarlet costume and a veil to masks her identification, she arrives on the membership able to succumb to the torrid wants raging within her . . . and is stunned to discover herself watching into the eyes of Marcus Worthorne, the guy she swooned over at seventeen.
Could bring about a life of ecstasy . . .
Back then, Marcus slightly knew she was once alive, yet now he is approximately to make her such a lot wanton fantasies come real. Portia's right lifestyles is set to alter ceaselessly . . . simply because for Marcus one evening with the woman in pink may perhaps by no means be enough.
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46 SARA BENNETT “I knew she’d want to see me again,” Marcus announced with certainty as Dobson helped him to the door. ” How could he have doubted himself, even for a moment? With her veil and her mystery, he’d forgotten she was just a woman, and he had always had complete confidence when it came to his domination over the fair sex. With relief he put the strange feelings he’d been experiencing to the back of his mind. And began to look forward to another assignation with his goddess. Chapter 4 nm P ortia felt her hands trembling.
His brother, after giving him a sideways glance, began to pour him a cup of coffee. “I had a letter from my manager, Grieves, yesterday. ” Marcus retorted. “I know what you’re doing, Seb. You’re trying to find something for me to do, to keep me occupied. I don’t need your help. ” Sebastian began to pile up a plate with a selection from the sideboard. “It seems to me you aren’t running it very well. ” “You spent eight years off playing, brother. I’ve only wasted a year so far. I think of a career as a new pair of boots .
That why shouldn’t she enjoy herself like other women? That it wasn’t fair to expect her to be a saint. This was Marcus Worthorne, after all, not just any man. If it was anyone else, Portia was certain she would not be having this crisis. Hettie was eyeing her with increasing concern. ” said Hettie, with one of her worried sideways glances. “‘Sometimes once is the beginning of something rather than the end,’” she quoted. Hettie’s eyebrows rose very high. ” “But why? ” “Because he is driving me to distraction,” she said angrily.
A Seduction in Scarlet by Sara Bennett