Nearly a Lady by Alissa Johnson

By Alissa Johnson

Lord Gideon Haverston desired to correct his family's wrongs. So while he gives you younger Winnefred Blythe the money that his stepmother had cheated her out of through the years, he expects to be greeted as a hero. however the state of affairs is far extra complex than Gideon had expected-and the duty of taming the untrusting Winnefred even more attractive.

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The marquess read over the numbers again. “Eighty pounds annum. If Lady Engsly followed her usual pattern of stealing half the funds from causes that actually exist, that would give the girl forty pounds a year. ” Kincaid dug his way out from the journals to stand. ” A sick weight settled over the room. “More than six months ago,” the marquess said softly. “Bloody hell. ” He tapped the paper. “Murdoch House, Enscrum, Scotland. That’s near the border, isn’t it? I’ll send word to Gideon. With any luck, the allowance was paid annually and Miss Blythe will still be in residence.

What an odd creature, he thought, and not at all what he’d been expecting. He’d envisioned a retiring young woman—shy and mousy—perhaps living with an elderly couple hired from the village to see to her needs. He’d imagined soft voices, quiet manners, and an air of genteel poverty. Well, he’d certainly gotten the poverty bit right. They were living in the gardener’s cottage and wearing threadbare gowns a decade out of fashion. What the devil had they been doing with forty pounds a year? A simple enough thing to find out.

Mr. Blythe was brave enough, it seems, to have charged in and pulled out the horses, and foolish enough to be mortally wounded in the process. ” “To take his daughter as his ward,” he guessed. “Ah, no. To take his ‘Freddie,’ I believe were his exact words. Your father and Mr. Blythe were little more than acquaintances, you understand, and his lordship assumed ‘Freddie’ to mean a son. Apparently feeling magnanimous toward Blythe for saving his prized horseflesh, he agreed—in front of witnesses—to see the child cared for .

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