By Andrea Kane
Woman Brandice Townsend stands miserably at the threshold of womanhood. not just needs to she bid goodbye to the guy she's cherished on the grounds that early life as he sails off to conflict, she needs to embark on her dreaded debut into London society. stressed and disheartened, Brandi is drawn again to Emerald Manor, the fairy-tale cottage whose lush gardens are her personal deepest haven. unexpectedly, tragedy moves, wresting away all she holds expensive, leaving naught yet a dismal and unsure destiny. Lord Quentin metal is torn from his marvelous army occupation in Wellington's military by means of information of a shattering family members catastrophe. Returning domestic to the Cotswolds, he's faced via striking discoveries: that the dying of his mom and dad used to be no coincidence and that the Brandi he left in the back of has blossomed right into a infrequent and striking girl -- person who evokes emotions he can neither let nor control.... jointly, Brandi and Quentin needs to unearth the agonizing fact at the back of his mom and dad' loss of life and within the procedure demonstrate a love extra invaluable than the entire elements of Emerald backyard.
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I won't question you further—not about your quandary, nor the reasons for your unwillingness to share it with me. As for Quentin, you're right to trust him. Despite all their differences, all the nonexistent rivalry Desmond perceives, Quentin loves his brother. " The sadness in his beloved wife's voice tore at Kenton's heart. "Darling, this isn't about trust, for I'd trust you with my life. " He searched for the least alarming choice of words. " Or at risk, he added silently to himself. "All right, Kenton.
That's hardly a comfort. " "That's where I'm needed," Quentin acknowledged quietly. " Brandi nodded, her slender brows knit with worry. "For once I wish you weren't so brilliant. " She caught her lower lip between her teeth. " "You'll scarcely notice my absence," Quentin assured her, his knuckles caressing her cheek. "You have a legion of others to spoil you—your father, my parents . " "Desmond," she added with pointed derision. A shadow crossed Quentin's face. " Brandi reiterated. " Quentin's lips twitched.
That towering oak," she instructed, pointing. " "Quite a distance, Sunbeam," he drawled, strolling down to the garden and squinting to assess the designated target. "You're proficient at spans of nearly fifty feet, but that tree must be ninety feet away. " "I'm certain," Brandi returned, eagerly embracing the challenge. " Grandly, Quentin gestured for her to proceed. "Ladies—" A teasing pause. "Pardon me. " "On the contrary," she teased back. " Quentin cocked and raised his pistol. An instant later, his shot rang out, whizzing through the air and striking the oak a mere inch or two from the designated spot.
Emerald Garden by Andrea Kane